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*  Ankle brace
Various orthotic devices Wrist brace Sprain Wrist pain Twisted ankle Mary Vining . Radomski; Catherine A. Trombly Latham (2008 ...
*  Cerebral palsy
... braces and other orthotic devices; rolling walkers; and communication aids such as computers with attached voice synthesisers.[ ...
*  Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security
Provide and renews prosthetic and orthotic devices. Outplacement Payments of subsidies, compensation or pension income in the ... orthotics and prosthetics. Preventive dental care and recovery. Maternity Care: before and after delivery. Monetary sickness ...
*  Accessory navicular bone
Orthotic devices (arch support devices that fit in a shoe) can help prevent future symptoms. Occasionally, the orthotic device ... For this reason, the orthotic devices made for the patient should be carefully constructed. From left to right: Type 1, 2 and 3 ... This includes immobilization, icing, medicating, physical therapy, and orthotic devices. Immobilizing involves placing the foot ...
*  Adaptive equipment
Orthotic devices, or orthoses, are devices used to align, brace, or correct deformities. Orthoses also help to improve the ... Alerting Devices are assistive device that connect with door bells, telephones, and other alarming device. These devices add a ... "What are Prosthetic Devices? (with pictures)". wiseGEEK. Retrieved 2015-11-04. "What are Orthotic Devices? (with pictures)". ... Prosthetic devices are artificial devices used to replace a missing body part caused from either an illness, accident, or a ...
*  Spinal muscular atrophy
Orthotic devices can be used to support the body and to aid walking. For example, orthotics such as AFO's (ankle foot orthosis ... Furthermore, immobile individuals, posture and position on mobility devices as well as range of motion exercises, and bone ... and manual or mechanical cough assistance device. To assist in breathing, Non-invasive ventilation (BiPAP) is frequently used ...
*  Neuromechanics of orthoses
"Changes in multi-segment foot biomechanics with a heat-mouldable semi-custom foot orthotic device". J Foot Ankle Res. 4: 18. ... studies are done in which subjects first do the task without the device, then they do the same task while wearing the device, ... but making it just right for the wearer means customizing each device. The primary method in determining whether a device is ... constraining the human's movements by attaching the device to his/her body, other forces from the device that resist movement, ...
*  Bilateral frontoparietal polymicrogyria
Treatment measures may include physical therapy, occupational therapy, Speech therapy, anti-seizure drugs and orthotic devices ...
*  Tennis elbow
Orthotic devices Orthosis is a device externally used on the limb to improve the function or reduce the pain. Orthotics are ... "The Immediate Effect of Orthotic Management on Grip Strength of Patients With Lateral Epicondylosis". Journal of Orthopaedic & ...
*  Instability
Effect of Training and Orthotic Devices in Patients with Ankle Instability". British Journal of Sports Medicine. 30 (2): 151- ... "Effect of Orthotics on Postural Sway Following Inversion Ankle Sprain". Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 23 ( ...
*  Plantar fasciitis
Custom orthotic devices have been demonstrated as an effective method to reduce plantar fasciitis pain for up to 12 weeks. The ... Orthotic devices and certain taping techniques are proposed to reduce pronation of the foot and therefore reduce load on the ... If this is not sufficient physiotherapy, orthotics, splinting, or steroid injections may be options. If other measures do not ... long-term effectiveness of custom orthotics for plantar fasciitis pain reduction requires additional study. ...
*  Dwarfism
Pain and disability may be ameliorated by physical therapy, braces or other orthotic devices, or by surgical procedures. The ...
*  Kinetics (physics)
... effect of training and orthotic devices in patients with ankle instability". British Journal of Sports Medicine. 30: 151-155. ...
*  Alien hand syndrome
Additionally, the hand would scratch at the patient's leg to the extent that an orthotic device was required to prevent injury ... Other patients have reported using an orthotic device to restrict perseverative grasping or restraining the alien hand by ...
*  Orthopaedic sports medicine
Knowledge of athletic equipment and orthotic devices (braces, foot orthoses, etc.) and their use in prevention and management ...
*  Laminitis
Use of orthotics The application of external orthotic devices to the foot in a horse with undisplaced laminitis and once ... With correct trimming and, as necessary, the application of orthotics, one can effect this reorientation. However, this is not ...
*  Hanger, Inc.
... was focused on centralizing the design and manufacturing of the company's prosthetic and orthotic devices and distributing them ... By the mid 1950s, J.E.Hanger, Inc., had added orthotic services to its business, and had expanded to 50 offices in the U.S. and ... The device worked well, and the state legislature commissioned him to manufacture the "Hanger Limb" for other wounded soldiers ... In 1950, the American Orthotics and Prosthetics Association was formed, and with that came a new emphasis on the education and ...
*  Human leg
In addition, wearing orthotic devices including a neoprene sleeve (Figure 2) and wearing appropriate footwear such as a foot ...
*  Christopher Minko
... involved in the manufacturing of prosthetic and orthotic devices for landmine survivors and polio victims. He also served as " ...
*  Dentomandibular sensorimotor dysfunction
As part of their in-office treatment, a dentist-monitored homecare system/deprogrammer and intraoral orthotic device are given ... Patients will typically need: A rehabilitation orthotic and some occlusal adjustments A rehabilitation orthotic, and some ... and has been prescribed and fitted for their at-home orthotic (worn in the mouth for the short term, typically only during the ... a rehabilitation orthotic, a basic at-home care kit, a micro-current stimulation kit, and occlusal adjustments. ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E07)
... orthotic devices MeSH E07.858.442.743.319 --- braces MeSH E07.858.442.980 --- walkers MeSH E07.858.499 --- pessaries MeSH ... ear protective devices MeSH E07.700.260 --- eye protective devices MeSH E07.700.380 --- head protective devices MeSH E07.700. ... intrauterine devices, copper MeSH E07.190.270 --- contraceptive devices, male MeSH E07.190.270.150 --- condoms MeSH E07.206.250 ... contraceptive devices, female MeSH E07.190.250.260 --- condoms, female MeSH E07.190.250.520 --- intrauterine devices MeSH ...
*  TenCate Advanced Composites
Their materials are also used in a variety of recreational footwear, medical applications, and orthotic devices, including a ...
*  Diabetic foot ulcer
... removable pressure relieving orthotic devices, and surgical interventions. Non-removable pressure relieving interventions, ...
*  Stark Law
"; "prosthetics, orthotics, and prosthetic devices and supplies"; "home health services"; "outpatient prescription drugs"; " ...
*  Biomechatronics
Depending on whether the device is orthotic or prosthetic the actuator can be a motor that assists or replaces the user's ... This is a technology that is not available in ordinary orthotics and prosthetics devices. Groups at the University of Twente ... Analyzing human motions, which are complex, to aid in the design of biomechatronic devices Studying how electronic devices can ... In some devices the information can be relayed by the user's nervous system or muscle system. This information is related by ...
*  Neurorehabilitation
These devices and simulations, along with other robotic technology, offer patients who have just had strokes, other brain or ... orthotics consultations, and aqua therapy. Occupational therapy helps patients in activities of daily living. Some of these ...