EWHdO, elbow pronation and supination immobilisation orthosis, custom made

Description

Orthosis designed to limit the range of motion of the elbow and wrist joint by immobilising pronation and suppination. The orthosis covers the epicondyles, the elbow joint and the forearm up to the wrist level. The orthosis is normally composed of two thermoplastic shells with dorsal and palmar Velcro straps.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060619120000 - Orthosis, upper limb, elbow-wrist-hand, to limit range of joint(s) motion
060619270000 - Orthosis, upper limb, elbow-wrist-hand, to control effect of muscle hyper activity

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* relief of elbow ligaments
* restriction of elbow joint motion
* injuries of elbow ligament
* instability of elbow

User Characteristics ICF Code

2d445 - Limitation in hand and arm use
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Ulcers at the area where the orthosis fits

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to avoid pronation and suppination of the forearm to keep the hand and elbow in a functional position, to enable activities and to participate in society.
To be applied in case the prefabricated version does not fit due to impairments of body functions and/or structures.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
2d445 - To support or train hand and arm use
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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