Dynamic Hip Abduction Orthosis for children by dr. J. Visser

Dynamic Hip Abduction Orthosis for children by dr. J. Visser

Intended use is to support maturing of the hip with hip dysplasia and used after re-posited hip dislocation with infants. The orthosis fixes the hip joint in a 90° flexion and 60° abduction position.
 

Article/size chart

Article Unit Size
2990 stuk universal

Features

  • Hip joints; 90° Extension stop and 30° Abduction stop
  • Sideways adjustable hip joints
  • Foam padded Thigh Cuffs with Velcro closure
  • Chest strap with Velcro closure
  • Material: back part made ​​of plastic with polyethylene foam lining
  • Color: white

Product Functions

  • Limiting range of motion
  • The thigh bones are positioned in a way to secure the femoral head into the acetabulum to prevent unwanted movements and thereby hip (Sub) Luxation

Indications / Diagnoses

  • Hip dysplasia (ICD10: Q65.8)
  • Hip joint luxation (ICD10: S73.00)
  • Hip joint subluxation (ICD10: T14.3)