Hypex® Lite Knee Brace

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

Hypex® Lite - the knee Orthosis with 4 point principle and extension-/flexion limitations
Hypex® Lite Knee Brace
lateral (polycentric) hinge
Lateral hinge (polycentric)
medial (monocentric) hinge
Medial hinge (monocentric)
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Indications

  • Collateral ligamnet injuries
  • ACL and PCL ruptures
  • Meniscus injury
  • Femur condyle fracture
  • Patella fracture
  • Tibia 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
  • Multiligamentous instability
  • Genu recurvatum

Features

  • Physiological motion sequence through combined arrangement of joints
  • Anatomically formed joint rods and shells
  • Individually adjustable straps
  • Limits may be adjusted without tools
  • Continuously adjustable extension between +45° and -15° to allow for physiological 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. The continuously variable extension limit between + 45° and -15° allows for individual terminal extension.

Patents

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

Size chart and article numbers

Name Length of thigh shell medial Length of lower leg shell Circumference of thigh Circumference of lower leg Art.-No.
left
Art.-No.
right
Hypex® Lite L/L 24 cm 26,5 cm 36 - 66 cm 27 - 47 cm 804LL-L 804LL-R
Hypex® Lite L/M 24 cm 25 - 28 cm 33 - 44 cm 24 - 35 cm 804LM-L 804LM-R
Hypex® Lite M/L 18-21cm 20 - 23 cm 36 - 63 cm 27 - 45 cm 804ML-L 804ML-R
Hypex® Lite S/S 17 - 20cm 21 - 25 cm 30 - 36 cm 22 - 32 cm 804SS-L 804SS-R
Hypex® Lite XS/XS 14 - 16 cm 15 - 18 cm 21 - 30 cm 20 - 30 cm 804XSXS-L 804XSXS-R
Hypex® Lite XXS 14 - 16 cm 15 - 18 cm 18 - 22 cm 17 - 20 cm 804XXS-L 804XXS-R

Modules for the modular assembly size S/S, XS/XS, XXS

Art.-No. Thigh Shell Sets Hypex® Lite left right
832SS-L Thigh Shell Set S/S
Length: 17 - 20 cm Circumference: 30- 36 cm
x  
832SS-R Thigh Shell Set S/S
Length: 17 - 20 cm Circumference: 30- 36 cm
  x
832XSXS-L Thigh Shell Set XS/XS
Length: 14 - 16 cm Circumference: 21 - 30 cm
x  
832XSXS-R Thigh Shell Set XS/XS
Length: 14 - 16 cm Circumference: 21 - 30 cm
  x
832XXS-L Thigh Shell Set XXS
Length: 14 - 16 cm Circumference: 18 - 22 cm
x  
832XXS-R Thigh Shell Set XXS
Length: 14 - 16 cm Circumference: 18 - 22 cm
  x
Art.-No. Hinge Sets Hypex® Lite left right
820-820-S Hinge Set Hypex® Lite S
Art.-No.: 810-051-S & 810-061-S
x  
820-821-S Hinge Set Hypex® Lite S
Art.-No.: 810-052-S & 810-062-S
  x
820-822-S Hinge Set Hypex® Lite XS
Art.-No.: 810-053-S & 810-063-S
x  
820-823-S Hinge Set Hypex® Lite XS
Art.-No.: 810-054-S & 810-064-S
  x
Art.-No. Lower Leg Shell Sets Hypex® Lite left right
833SS-L Lower Leg Shell Set S/S
Length: 21 - 25 cm Circumference: 22 - 32 cm
X  
833SS-R Lower Leg Shell Set S/S
Length: 21 - 25 cm Circumference: 22 - 32 cm
  X
833XSXS-L Lower Leg Shell Set XS/XS
Length: 15 - 18 cm Circumference: 20 - 30 cm
X  
833XSXS-R Lower Leg Shell Set XS/XS
Length: 15 - 18 cm Circumference: 20 - 30 cm
  X
833XXS-L Lower Leg Shell Set XXS
Length: 15 - 18 cm Circumference: 17 - 20 cm
X  
833XXS-R Lower Leg Shell Set XXS
Length: 15 - 18 cm Circumference: 17 - 20 cm
  X