Hypex Lite Knee Brace Junior

Knee Orthosis with 4 point principle and extension-/flexion limitations

HMV-Nr.: 23.04.03.2014

Hypex® Lite Knee Brace Junior

Indications

  • Collateral ligament injuries
  • ACL and PCL ruptures
  • Meniscus injury
  • Femur condyle fracture
  • Patella fracture
  • Tibial plateau fracture
  • Condition after meniscus reconstruction
  • Condition after microfracturation, Pridie drilling
  • Condition after abrasion chondroplasty
  • Condition after cartilage transplantation
  • Condition after osteotomies (procedures)
  • Patella luxation
  • Moderate instability of the knee
  • Genu recurvatum

Features

  • Anatomically formed hinge rods and shells
  • Individually adjustable straps
  • Limits may be adjusted without tools
  • Continuously adjustable extension between +45° and -15° to allow for phys- iological hyperextension of the knee
  • Flexion can be adjusted in 15° intervals up to 90° (max flexion 130°)
  • Continuous immobilisation between +45° and -15°
  • Easy handling and high wearing comfort

Mode of Operation

The Hypex® Lite Knee Brace stabilises and relieves the knee during conservative and post-operative rehabilitation. Straps and shells may be adjusted individually for high wearing comfort, shifting out of place is prevented. The continuously variable extension limit until -15° allows for individual terminal extension.

Patents

  • DE 199 33 197
  • EP 0 956 837
  • US 6,375,632