SO, serratus fabric support, correction of scapula, prefabricated


An upholstered adjustable textile fabric support with a support on the impaired shoulder and a ventral support at the contra side. The orthosis avoids a break down of the scapula and compensates for weak or loss of shoulder muscle activity and enhances a movement of the shoulder above 90 degrees.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060621300000 - Orthosis, upper limb, shoulder, to reduce and/or redistribute load


Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* scapula alata caused by paralysis of muscles serratus anterior
* paralysis of muscles trapezium

User Characteristics ICF Code

1iu5 - Tensible load on tissue or segment
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to correct one scapula and control joint motion, to enable execution of activities using the arm and to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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