Paediatric AFO (Orthomerica)

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The Orthomerica paediatric AFO keeps a child’s feet and ankle in a good position for standing and walking. The AFO is designed to prevent equinus contractures and aid in the treatment of patients with spastic hemiplegia or diplegia.

The low-profile design is prefabricated and made from polypropylene that can easily be fitted into a child’s shoes. The leaf spring design allows for a smoother gait pattern and low-cost blanks can be custom fitted. Especially effective application in clinical and office settings.

Indications for use of Paediatric AFO

»  Flaccid foot drop
»  Equinous contractures
»  Spastic hemiplegia
»  Diplegia

Features and benefits

»  Popular prefabricated design accommodates many patients not requiring a custom or more rigid AFO
»  Full range of sizes fits infants 2 months to 6 years
»  Low-profile, effective for most indications
»  Inexpensive, labour savings for office or clinical application

Description

The Orthomerica paediatric AFO keeps a child’s feet and ankle in a good position for standing and walking. The AFO is designed to prevent equinus contractures and aid in the treatment of patients with spastic hemiplegia or diplegia.

The low-profile design is prefabricated and made from polypropylene that can easily be fitted into a child’s shoes. The leaf spring design allows for a smoother gait pattern and low-cost blanks can be custom fitted. Especially effective application in clinical and office settings.

Indications for use of Paediatric AFO

»  Flaccid foot drop
»  Equinous contractures
»  Spastic hemiplegia
»  Diplegia

Features and benefits

»  Popular prefabricated design accommodates many patients not requiring a custom or more rigid AFO
»  Full range of sizes fits infants 2 months to 6 years
»  Low-profile, effective for most indications
»  Inexpensive, labour savings for office or clinical application

Additional information

Size

L, M, S, XL, XS

Left/Right

Left, Right

Colour

White

Downloads

Orthomerica Paediatric AFO Sell Sheet

Paediatric AFO (Orthomerica) Sizes

Size Circ around the heel and instep (mm) Left Code Right Code
1 270 - 310 PAAB/L1 PAAB/R1
2 310 - 340 PAAB/L2 PAAB/R2
3 340 - 400 PAAB/L3 PAAB/R3