HKAFO, hip orthosis, reduce or prevent hip rotation, bilateral, prefabricated


Orthotic device to guide the rotation motion of both hips. Pelvic band & belt with an elastic or webbing strap that twists around the legs, attached to a shoe. Different versions exist for bilateral control.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061218030300 - Orthosis, lower limb, hip-knee-ankle-foot, to prevent deformity, low load
061218060300 - Orthosis, lower limb, hip-knee-ankle-foot, to reduce deformity, low load


Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* rotation of both hips

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

To correct rotations of the hips to stimulate healing.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d450 - To support or train walking
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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