WHdFiO, wrist stabilisation orthosis, hand-finger motion/grip, externally (air) powered, prefabricated


Orthosis composed by two plastic or metal hand sections, plastic or metal finger stabiliser and forearm sections with inflatable component, CO2 cylinder, pneumatic valve, gas tubes, locked with Velcro straps. Externally powered opening and closing of the finger part driven by means of gas from a cylinder and controlled by a pneumatic switch.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060613160000 - Orthosis, upper limb, wrist-hand-finger, to increase joint(s) motion



User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* poor wrist extension
* unable to grasp with the hand.

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Ulcers at the area where the orthosis fits.
Rigid or deformed hand.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis creating a functional hand with the ability of grip enabling daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
2d4400 - To support or train picking up
2d4401 - To support or train grasping
2d4402 - To support or train manipulating
2d4403 - To support or train releasing

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