CDS Ankle Brace to go

Dynamic spring-loaded ankle orthosis

CDS Ankle Brace to go

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 spinal cord injuries
    - Paralysis (discrete palsy of peripheral origin)
    - After cranio-cerebral trauma (CCT)
  • To prevent new contractures after arthrolysis

Features

  • Therapy in dorsalextension
  • 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 dorsalextension
  • Optimized shell - and strapsystem:
    - High wearing comfort thanks to airpermeable, light aluminium shell elements
    - High flexibility thanks to adjustable shell elements

    Thanks to the stable stainless steel hinge walking sole the brace can be used for walking during the treatement.

Mode of operation

The CDS® Ankle Brace to go 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

Size chart and article numbers

Name Length of lower leg shell Circumference of calf EU- shoe size Sole Length Art.-No.
left
Art.-No.
right
Ankle Brace to go L/L 36 - 38,5 cm 32 - 47 cm 44 - 47 30 cm 921LL-L 921LL-R
Ankle Brace to go L/M 36 - 38,5 cm 32 - 47 cm 40 - 43 27,5 cm 921LM-L 921LM-R
Ankle Brace to go L/S 36 - 38,5 cm 32 - 47 cm 37 - 39 26 cm 921LS-L 921LS-R