SO, serratus fabric support, correction of scapula, custom made

Description

An upholstered adjustable textile fabric support with a support on the impaired shoulder and a ventral support at the contra side. The orthosis avoids a break down of the scapula as a consequence of loss of shoulder muscles and enhances a movement of the shoulder above 90 degrees.
Custom made.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060621300000 - Orthosis, upper limb, shoulder, to reduce and/or redistribute load

Usage

Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* scapula alata caused by paralysis of muscles serratus anterior
* paralysis of muscles trapezium

User Characteristics ICF Code

1iu5 - Tensible load on tissue or segment
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to correct one scapula and control joint motion, to enable activities using the arm 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
1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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