KAFO brace for lower limb with splints 2r and dynamic foot AM-KDS-AM/2R
How does it work?
The pelottes are made of ACTiVDistance I – composition of polyurethane foam and external polyamide fabric with self-adhesive qualities. This is a soft material but non-elastic, ideal for construction of modular supports, where the function of flection control in the knee joint and function of full lock in upright standing position is very important. The fabric does not stretch giving the patient feeling of safety. The supports do not cause sores or excoriation.
It stabilizes and releases stress from the knee and ankle joint, prevents foot drop. It enables controlled gradual increase of movement range in the knee joint. It is easy to fit even in case of patients with great size disproportion between thigh and shin and oversize of the knee joint. Instruction of use is given by the leading doctor.
Splints 2R – double axis polycentric splints, with rack gear which copies the anatomic movement of the joint. Such splints are used in all knee joint braces where apart from angle adjustment important is also lateral stabilization of the joint. The splints are manufactured with high quality of aluminum alloy with sanded, durable cover which makes the indifferent to the influence of sweat and salt. Adjustment of flection and extension angle is done with special rivet, every 20 degrees- it is important to fix the required angle of both clocks.
The splints are equipped with special oval covers to prevent the rivets from falling out as well as from changing of the angle by unauthorized people. Standard length of the splints is: 380, 470 and 530 mm, the braces with longer splints are additionally equipped with lateral stabilization of the knee joint. The splint and its design are patented in European Union by our company.
Which size do I need?