CDS Ankle Brace Junior

Dynamic spring-loaded ankle orthosis

HMV-Nr.: applied for 23.02.03.0xxx

CDS® Ankle Brace Junior

Indications

  • Joint contractures:

– After surgery
– After conservative treatment of capsular ligament injuries
– Before and after joint replacement
– In arthrosis and chronic polyarthritis
– After burns
– After strokes
– After spinal cord injuries
– Paralysis (discrete palsy of peripheral origin)
– After cranio-cerebral trauma (CCT)

  • To prevent new contractures after arthrolysis

Features

  • Therapy in dorsal extension
  • Small hinge with established features:
    Individual adjustment of the spring tension
    - Spring tension can be switched on and off without tools and without varying the set spring tension
    - Infinitely variable adjustment of the redression range in dorsal extension
  • Individual adjustment of shells and straps
  • Easy handling and high wearing comfort

Mode of Operation

Die CDS® Ankle Brace functions according to the CDS®-principle and has been designed to treat an extension deficit of the ankle. The brace applies a dynamic low load prolonged stretch to stimulate growth in the contracted tissue. The adjustable redression range protects the tissue from painful overstretching.

Patents

  • EP 0 841 044
  • US 5,954,677
  • further patents pending