ED-prosthesis, elbow disarticulation prosthesis, body-powered terminal device

Description

Prosthesis for elbow disarticulation.
Functional components:
* externally controlled elbow hinge.
Construction components:
* forearm segment.
Control components:
* active control of the external device through shoulder suspension.
Custom fabricated from a model of the patient.
The integral prosthesis is custom made.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061812060000 - Prosthesis, upper limb, elbow, body powered

Usage

Permanently

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* elbow disarticulation

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b1801 - Impairment in experience of self
2d445 - Limitation in hand and arm use
2d81* - Limitation or restriction in participating in education
2d84* - Limitation or restriction in participating in work and employment
2d9 - Limitation or restriction in participating community, social and civic life

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Supposed to be used as functional (to grip, to support and to maintain) and cosmetic replacement of the amputated part of the upper limb for all daily activities.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b1801 - To support or train experience of self
2d445 - To support or train hand and arm use
2d81* - To support participation in education
2d84* - To support participation in work and employment
2d9 - To support participation in community, social and civic life

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