TT-I, interface, socket with suspension strap, custom made


Prosthetic interface/Suspension for a trans-tibia amputation prosthesis essentially a strap over the patella.
Full contact interface.
Outer socket materials: thermoplastic or acrylic.
Inner interface: from e.g. PE, EVA. Latex.
Can be combined with endo- and exoskeletal prostheses.
Possible additions:
* air pressure system for adaptation of the socket
* temporarily thigh suspension system
* adapter for endoskeletal prosthesis.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

062441060300 - Prosthesis, lower limb, interface, socket, trans-tibial, PTB standard



User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* trans-tibia amputation
* heavy load and intensive contact between socket and stump
* difficult anatomical structure for supra condilar fitting.

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

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b260 - Impairment in proprioceptive function
1b770 - Impairment in gait pattern functions
2d450 - Limitation in walking

Contra Indication Text

Instability of knee joint, e.g. arthrose
High varus/valgus load in vocation or recreation
Contact with water
Intellectual impairments
Motor impairments in reaching and gripping.
Unusual stumpform etc

Intended Use Text

Interface to fit a prosthesis after trans-tibia amputation for all standard activities (sitting, standing and walking) in daily vocation and recreation. No restrictions in daily community walking.
Suspension through strap.

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

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