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April 2013

China-Gel Tube 2 Go

China-Gel introduces a new convenient 2-oz travel tube of its topical pain reliever. The Tube 2 Go features the original China-Gel formula and comes with a clip for attaching to a purse, athletic bag, or other accessory. Developed by a … Continue reading

April 2013

Polypropylene in New Colors

Homopolymer polypropylene from Allied Plastic Supply is now available in flesh tone and black for creating prosthetic definitive sockets. Both colors are available in 1/2” thickness. Polypropylene combines an excellent strength to weight ratio with a high degree of stiffness … Continue reading

April 2013

Breakaway Athletic Shoe

Ektio Athletic Shoes announces the launch of its new shoe, the Breakaway, which improves upon previous models with regard to comfort, performance, and ease of use. Endorsed by former National Basketball Association players Rick Barry and John Starks, the Breakaway … Continue reading

April 2013

Cold Roller Muscle Therapy

Trigger Point Performance Therapy introduces the Cold Roller, designed to target muscles with a combination of myofascial release and cold compression. After two or more hours in the freezer, the gel-filled stainless steel roller maintains an effective cold temperature for … Continue reading

April 2013

Diaped Flux-200

Algeos USA announces the launch of the Diaped Flux-200, a pocket-sized vascular Dop­pler device for detection and evaluation of blood flow in the feet of patients with diabetes. This hand-held, portable device can be used in or out of the … Continue reading

April 2013

Pressure Positive Raw-Dock

The Pressure Positive Company announces the addition of The Original Raw-Dock, in collaboration with Raw Health International, makers of Raw Heat and Raw Ice topical analgesics. The Raw-Dock slips into the large end of the Backnobber II and locks in … Continue reading

April 2013

Tri-Panel Knee Immobilizer

Elite Orthopaedics introduces the Advantage Tri-Panel Knee Immobilizer for immobilization of the knee joint postoperatively or after injury. The brace is fully adjustable to accommodate varying leg circumferences and available in three lengths. It may be dispensed by orthopedic surgeons, … Continue reading

March 2013

Improved Conformity Control

South West Orthopedic Designs unveils its ICC (improved conformity control) technology for gauntlets and ankle foot orthoses (AFOs). The ICC system utilizes innovations in nyglass/carbon fiber/resin laminations to facilitate a variety of flexible to rigid support options for foot and … Continue reading

March 2013

Pool Aqua Stretch Band

StrechCordz introduces a new exercise and training stretch-band: the Pool Aqua Band. The Pool Aqua Band was developed with input from Ann Anthony, a certified aquatic trainer and inventor of Hydro-Pilates. It features exercise tubing with a cuff attached to … Continue reading

March 2013

Memopur 20/50 Insole

The Memopur 20/50 insole is a new Euro International product made exclusively in Germany and constructed from reinforced Memopur, an open-cell polyurethane foam, that was developed solely for the fabrication of orthotic insoles. This material provides a 96% rebound rate, … Continue reading

March 2013

Signature Series Sockets

The new Signature Series of APOPPS (Adjustable PostOperative Preparatory Prosthetic System) sockets features combined sizing for better inventory management. Rather than seven sizes, the new series includes four sizes: #1416, #1618, #1821, and #2124. The new Signature Series sockets are … Continue reading

March 2013

Gait Plate for Intoeing

Nolaro 24 offers the new littlesteps Gait Plate for kids, semirigid prefabricated orthoses that limit in-toeing gait caused by rotational deformities of the lower limb while simultaneously addressing overpronation, which is often associated with in-toeing. A semirigid shell extends laterally … Continue reading

March 2013

Thermoflux Material

UCO International introduces Thermoflux, the newest in the company’s line of quality reinforcement materials. Reinforcement materials are popular for their ability to serve as the framework for foot orthoses by adding strength without adding thickness. Thermoflux is a lightweight, fibrous … Continue reading

March 2013

Small Cuff for Bioness L300

Bioness has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration to market a smaller leg cuff for use with its L300 Foot Drop System, which uses neuromodulation technology to treat foot drop. The leg cuff, wrapped just below … Continue reading

March 2013

Bio-Kil Socks

St. Justine introduces antibacterial socks to help relieve the itchy, annoying symptoms of fungal infection or athlete’s foot. Bio-Kil Anti-Bacteria Socks feature the Bio-Kil biocide formula—which is designed to target bacteria, fungi, molds, and viruses—integrated in a sock material made … Continue reading

March 2013

Morton’s Extension Modification

ComfortFit Labs now offers a rigid carbon Morton’s Extension option for any of the company’s graphlite composite orthotic devices. Thinner and lighter than the company’s other orthotic shells, the graphlite composite shells are designed for semiactive to active patients needing … Continue reading

March 2013

OrthoticSelector Software

Delcam has added a new program to software options for the design and manufacture of custom orthotic insoles. OrthoticSelector provides a lower-cost solution for practitioners and laboratories by allowing them to identify, from a library of existing designs, the prefabricated … Continue reading

March 2013

HiFi Prosthetic Interface

biodesigns now offers the High-Fidelity (HiFi) Interface System with OsseoSync Technology for lower extremity amputees. The HiFi Interface is designed to offer the benefits of osseointegration without the surgery that would attach the prosthesis directly to the residual limb. The … Continue reading

March 2013

SlenderFit Orthotics

Powerstep introduces SlenderFit Fashion Orthotics, new sulcus-length orthoses specifically designed for use in women’s fashion footwear to help relieve foot pain and discomfort. The S (or cobra) shape cradles the heel and provides arch support. The built-in metatarsal cushion with … Continue reading

February 2013

SACH+ Prosthetic Foot

Ottobock announces the SACH+prosthetic foot, a new generation of the traditional SACH (Solid Ankle Cushion Heel) foot. The new SACH+ foot is designed for users at mobility levels K1 and K2, with a durable, robust design featuring a glass-fiber-reinforced contoured … Continue reading

February 2013

RecoveryPump Muscle Therapy

The RecoveryPump delivers medical grade compression to help reduce fatigue, soreness, and inflammation. Intermittent pneumatic compression works with the body to increase blood circulation and achieve in one to two hours the muscle recovery that would take the body 12 … Continue reading

February 2013

Femoral Traction Splint

Rescue Essentials offers the STS Slishman Traction Splint, a fully adjustable traction splint for patients with suspected femoral fractures. The light, compact splint is designed to apply femoral traction to relieve pain and reduce hemorrhage and the possibility of further … Continue reading

February 2013

Nu Wave Nail Products

MVI Footcare, a division of Med-Vet International, is the exclusive national distributor of Nu Wave Antibacterial and Antifungal Nail Enamel. Used at home or taken to a nail salon, the Nu Wave products facilitate nail care that may also establish … Continue reading

February 2013

Prefabricated KAFO System

Anatomical Concepts offers a new multifunctional prefabricated knee-ankle foot orthosis (KAFO) system for functional or fracture applications in the rehabilitation or orthopedic settings. The KAFO system consists of the Pentagon knee orthosis and the Rapo AFO. The Pentagon is a … Continue reading

February 2013

Hersco Partial Foot Prosthesis

Hersco offers the new DLA (durable, lightweight, antimicrobial) Partial Foot Prosthesis (PFP). The DLA PFP combines a thin dynamic-carbon ankle foot orthosis (AFO) and a slightly dorsiflexed socket-type foot orthotic device with toe-filler to assist with rehabilitation after partial foot … Continue reading