CTLSO, fixation orthosis with cervical/head fixation, custom made


Corset exists of a rigid dorsal frame from metal or plastic with a textile or apron front, sub-clavicular pads and includes a head fixation support. The corset limits the range of motion in all directions: anterior, posterior, lateral and rotational. The corset immobilises the CTLS region and may introduce flexion in the LS region.
May also consist of two pieces moulded plastic, lateral connected with e.g. Velcro.
Custom made and formed on a model of the patient with or without interface materials, includes casting and cast preparation.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060318030000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervico-thoraco-lumbo-sacral, to prevent deformity in alignment
060318120000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervico-thoraco-lumbo-sacral, to reduce joint(s) motion
060318240000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervico-thoraco-lumbo-sacral, to compensate for weak muscle activity


Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* infection
* tumour
* neuromuscular diseases
* pre and post operative
* trauma

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to immobilise the lumbo-sacro-thoraco-cervical spine and to prevent from destruction or deformity.
To be applied in case the prefabricated version does not fit due to impairments of body functions and/or structures.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7158 - To support, protect or train stability of other specified joints
1iu1.1 - To prevent deformities in alignment
1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Fixation corset (Germany)
Fixation brace
Fixationsorthese mit Kopfstutze