HdFiO, finger flexion orthosis, index and second finger, dynamic, custom made

Description

Orthosis composed by one part of thermoplastic material covering the thenar eminence and palmar arch, hold in place with an attachment strap at the dorsal area. A metal part fitting the index and second finger, is connected with a joint. A spring assists the finger in flexion.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060607060000 - Orthosis, upper limb, hand-finger, to reduce deformity in alignment
060607240000 - Orthosis, upper limb, hand-finger, to compensate weak muscle
060607300000 - Orthosis, upper limb, hand-finger, to reduce and/or redistribute load on tissue

Usage

Permanently

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* no finger flexors

User Characteristics ICF Code

2d440 - Limitation in fine hand use

Contra Indication Text

No or no bad finger extenders.
Ulcer at the place where the orthosis fits on the finger.
Excessive oedema.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to assist finger flexion and to create pinching functions of the hand, enabling execution of daily activities in order 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

1iu2.2 - To increase range of joint motion
1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
2d440 - To support or train fine hand use

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