TT-I, interface, socket with supra condilar fitting and condilar suspension, rigid, custom made


Prosthetic interface/Suspension for a trans-tibia amputation prosthesis essentially through supracondilar suspension on each side of the residual limb.
Full contact interface.
Outer socket material: thermoplastics or acrylic.
Inner interface from e.g. PE, EVA, "Latex".
To be used with endo- and exoskeletal prosthesis.
Possible additions:
* air pressure systems to adapt to the inner socket
* temporarily thigh suspension system
* adapter in case of endoskeletal prosthesis.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

062441061200 - Prosthesis, lower limb, interface, socket, trans-tibial, KBM standard



User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* trans-tibia amputation
* intellectual impairments
* impairments of gripping or reaching (caused by the spine and upper extremities).

Level IFML-0, IFML-1, IFML-2, IFML-3, IFML-4.

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Instability of knee joint, e.g. arthrose
High varus/valgus load in vocation or recreation
Activities which require an intensive fitting
Pain- and pressure-sensitive stump (bony surface)
Problems with supra condilar suspension.

Intended Use Text

Interface to fit a prosthesis after trans-tibia amputation for all standard activities (sitting, standing and walking) with more or less assistance of household or community ambulatory, for recreation and sport.
Easy to use and handle for the user.
Intended for average load and for "standard user".

Intended Use ICF Code

1b260 - To support or train proprioceptive functioning
1b770 - To support or train gait pattern functions
2d450 - To support or train walking

Related Terms

KBM-socket (Kondilen Bettung Munster)