WHdFiO, wrist stabilisation orthosis, fingers in extension, dynamic, prefabricated


Orthosis composed by one or two lined thermoplastic or moulded metal pieces normally applied dorsally with outriggers that surround the forearm. The pieces are locked with webbing straps. Metal springs connect these parts with an hand support and a dorsal extension. Springs pull the fingers in the desired extension.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060613160000 - Orthosis, upper limb, wrist-hand-finger, to increase joint(s) motion


Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* rheumatoid arthritis
* ulna or radial drift.

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b7202 - Impairment in mobility of carpal bones
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Ulcers at the area where the orthosis fits.
Rigid and/or deformed hand and wrist.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to assist the wrist into radial or ulna motion and pull the fingers into abduction or adduction, to enable execution of daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7202 - To support, protect or train mobility of carpal bones
1iu2.2 - To increase range of joint motion
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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