TT-I, interface, socket, interim-use for rehabilitation training, prefabricated


Prosthetic interface/Socket built for use immediate or early after trans-tibia amputation or for rehabilitation training purpose. Prosthesis fitting through air cushions, vacuum cushions, shells, normally loosing the knee bending function. Depending of the biomechanical and physiological characteristics of the user is the suspension done through suspension fabric support, thigh corset or pressure difference.
Full contact interface.
Endoskeletal prosthesis.
Outer and inner socket are prefabricated components.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

062441000000 - Prosthesis, lower limb, interface, socket


Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* amputation in post-operative condition
* during rehabilitation training with closed wounds.

User Characteristics ICF Code

2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Clearly bad general condition which does not allow mobilisation of the patient after amputation.
Flexion contraction of the knee.
No compatibility between stump and prosthesis.

Intended Use Text

Temporary prosthesis to stand and walk after trans-tibia amputation and restricted knee function. For early mobilisation and rehab training.
Prepares the stump for loading afterwards through decreasing volume combined with adjustment of the socket.

Intended Use ICF Code

2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Immediate prosthesis
Interim prosthesis
Early prosthesis