HKAFO, hip abduction orthosis with standing function, unilateral, dynamic, prefabricated


Orthosis designed to keep one hip in abduction and to unload it during standing and walking, allow ambulating, tuber support, adjustable hip motion control, thigh cuffs, prefabricated. Temporary used

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061218030900 - Orthosis, lower limb, hip-knee-ankle-foot, to prevent deformity, high load
061218300600 - Orthosis, lower limb, hip-knee-ankle-foot, to reduce and/or redistribute load on tissue, normal load


Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* Abduction of the hips
* Calve-Legg-Perthes

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

To control hip abduction with children enabling walking in order to stimulate healing and prevent increasement.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu1.1 - To prevent deformities in alignment
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d450 - To support or train walking
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Tachdijan type
Perthes orthosis