SO, shoulder retraction orthosis, elastic, prefabricated


Orthosis composed by two elastic straps in the shape of a figure eight, a figure nine or similar configurations. The straps are placed over each shoulder, pulling posteriorly and attached over the chest region. The force in the straps creates an extension moment over the shoulder girdle.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060621060000 - Orthosis, upper limb, shoulder, to reduce deformity in alignment


Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* protraction at the shoulder area

User Characteristics ICF Code

2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to stretch the shoulders aiming retraction, to stimulate healing.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu2.2 - To increase range of joint motion
1iu4.2 - To control the effect of muscle hyperactivity
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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