SEO, shoulder motion restriction orthosis, vest-type, semi-rigid, prefabricated


Orthosis composed by fabric (plastic, canvas, textile or similar material leather) that completely covers the shoulder area, arm and torso, holding the shoulder and arm in a specific position. Mainly used after injury and operative treatment.
The orthosis immobilises the shoulder joint and supports to the weight of the arm.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060621120000 - Orthosis, upper limb, shoulder, to limit range of joint(s) motion
060621300000 - Orthosis, upper limb, shoulder, to reduce and/or redistribute load


Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* lesions of the shoulder joint after surgery
* proximal fractures of the humerus
* soft tissue injuries.

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b7150 - Impairment in stability of a single joint
1iu5 - Tensible load on tissue or segment
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to support and relieve the shoulder and to restrict shoulder motion to stimulate healing.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7150 - To support, protect or train stability of a single joint
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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