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LER Featured Products

November 2011

Seattle LP Low Profile Foot

Trulife introduces its first low profile prosthetic foot for community ambulators and high activity amputees – the Seattle LP. Designed of carbon fiber and titanium, this low profile foot is ideally used with long residual limbs. The Seattle LP’s multi-axial … Continue reading

November 2011

AliMed Bariatric Positioners

AliMed has added to its products a line of bed positioning devices engineered to withstand the compressive weight of bariatric patients and help prevent pressure ulcers. The positioners, made from a closed-cell foam that resists compression better than standard foam, … Continue reading

November 2011

Ipocon Gel Sheets

Comfort Products Ipocon Gel Sheets are made by Uniprox and constructed of silicone gel. The viscoelastic properties of the material provides partial pressure relief to feet. The sheets are free of Lycra coating and are suited for individuals who need … Continue reading

November 2011

Otto Bock Triton Foot

Otto Bock HealthCare introduces its 1C60 Triton prosthetic foot. Developed with input from amputees and with an emphasis on full mobility and natural anatomy, the Triton is suitable for everyday use and helps wearers live an active lifestyle. Its flexible … Continue reading

November 2011

Cartigel Joint Supplement

Nutra-C M&D’s Cartigel, a dry powder food supplement that promotes joint pain relief and joint cartilage, is designed for patients wishing to alleviate chronic joint pain and pursue a more active lifestyle. Cartigel is available over the counter, mixes with … Continue reading

November 2011

Star Nutrition Incrediwear

Star Nutrition announces four new products in their Incrediwear line of apparel for the lower extremity, which now includes cycling socks, snowboarding, and skiing socks and shorts. All products are woven with ingredients that release negatively charged anions that help … Continue reading

November 2011

Stratiform Foot Orthosis

Earthwalk Orthotics introduces the Stratiform multilayered orthotic device, designed for patients with diabetes and other at-risk patients requiring passive support. Construction of the orthosis begins with a high-density EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate) formable. A traditional plaster positive is created from … Continue reading

November 2011

Pro-Tec Pre-Cut Tape

Pro-Tec Athletics’ new Pre-Cut Kinesiology Tape is intended to help relieve muscle tightness, knee pain, iliotibial band syndrome, shin splints, hamstring tears, plantar fasciitis, epicondylitis, wrist pain, and most soft tissue injuries. The tape is designed to promote circulation and … Continue reading

November 2011

Tekscan Datalogger

Tekscan has released the F-Scan Datalogger for use with its F-Scan System, which captures dynamic in-shoe pressure and force information. The Datalogger collects and stores sensor data in its internal memory for uploading to a computer at a later time, … Continue reading

November 2011

Bauerfeind Professional Heel

Bauerfeind USA has introduced a heel-focused over-the-counter foot orthosis for the management of plantar fasciitis and heel pain. The Bauerfeind professional heel is an anatomically designed device configured with moderate arch support to provide pain relief and redistribute pressure away … Continue reading

October 2011

Euro International Wound Care Shoe

Euro International has launched a new holistic wound care shoe, the Pluto. The Pluto is specifically designed to provide forefoot relief and helps protect wearers from injury, infection, and temperature fluctuations while reducing and redistributing pressure. It’s intended for patients … Continue reading

October 2011

Superfeet Orthotic Sandal

Superfeet’s new FLP Orthotic Sandal combines a functional orthotic with true sandal look. Its deep heel cup supports the heel’s natural fat pad to optimize shock absorption and its high-density hybrid EVA foam top layer increases shock absorption and energy … Continue reading

October 2011

Toe Spacer Plus Bunion Guard

PediFix has collaborated with GelSmart to offer the new Gel Dual-Action Toe Spacer/Bunion Guard. The combination toe spacer and bunion guard cushions and protects the hallux prominence and separates the first and second digits to reduce painful interdigital irritation. The … Continue reading

October 2011

Kano Exam Chair

New from Kano Labs is the Sigma Podiatric Examination Chair. The examination chair is engineered to provide both ergonomic and mobility solutions in one unit. The Sigma exam chair has three low-voltage electromechanical engines, surface mounting technology, digital control electronics, … Continue reading

October 2011

Strutz Foot Cream, Gel Socks

Strutz’s has enlarged its foot care line with the addition of two products designed to help smooth a foot’s rough edges, Sole Angel Gel Socks and Soothing Foot Cream. The gel socks help repair damaged skin and eliminate cracked heels, … Continue reading

October 2011

OTC Pediatric Orthotics

Redi-Thotics introduces its over-the-counter (OTC) pediatric orthotic line, the Awesome Kids Orthotic. The orthotic is the first in an upcoming line of OTC kids orthotics that offer low profile rearfoot control for children whose insurance doesn’t cover custom orthotics. A … Continue reading

October 2011

Spenco Support Sandals

Spenco Medical has launched several new products in its Total Support Sandal line. The new additions include three different styles—the Yumi, the Kholo, and the Fusion—all designed to provide relief for a variety of foot-related issues, including plantar fasciitis, shin … Continue reading

October 2011

Össur Proprio Foot

Össur’s redesigned Proprio Foot with EVO (energy vector optimization) features intelligent ankle flexion so patients don’t need to think about each step to avoid tripping and falling. The lifelike ankle movement allows the Proprio Foot to adjust for normal sitting … Continue reading

October 2011

Adjustable Revolution AFO

American Orthopedics has introduced the Revolution AFO, an easily adjustable ankle foot orthosis that dynamically corrects misalignment in the hindfoot complex. The Revolution’s custom-molded dynamic arch suspension system allows the fitting practitioner or the wearer to easily adjust the amount … Continue reading

October 2011

Cascade Dafo Chipmunk

Cascade Dafo has added a new product to its Fast Fit line of prefabricated shoe inserts, which are engineered to control moderate pronation of the pediatric foot. The low-profile Chipmunk combines the internal alignment provided by molded contours with the … Continue reading

October 2011

Med Spec Phantom Splint

Med Spec has updated its line with the new, lower profile Phantom Dorsal Night Splint. Its reduced medial and lateral aspects enhance patient compliance and reduce contact with the opposing leg during sleep. The adjustable toe strap lifts the hallux … Continue reading

October 2011

Simply Jerry Custom Shoes

The new Jerry Miller I.D. Shoes collection, Simply Jerry, includes four styles of custom-molded shoes designed for active patients. The line, which falls outside Therapeutic Shoe Bill eligibility requirements, is appropriate for patients with third-party payer insurance who have with … Continue reading

September 2011

New Options Groin/Hamstring Stabilizer

New Options Sports introduces the JPL Groin/Hamstring Stabilizer. The stabilizer’s hip spica design increases hip stability while minimizing migration issues. The brace includes two individual 6-inch linear elastic straps sewn in at appropriate angles to support the groin musculature and … Continue reading

September 2011

Comfort Products AFO Liner Socks

Comfort Products’ AFO Liner Sock is pulled up over the calf and accommodates individuals from foot to knee, allowing patients to roll the sock over the top of an ankle foot orthosis, which helps the sock stay up. The AFO … Continue reading

September 2011

Waterproof CastShield

CastCoverZ has launched the CastShield, a waterproof solution for showering and bathing for patients needing to protect casts, prosthetics, and bandages. Designed as an easy-on, easy-off alternative to plastic trash bags and sponge baths, the CastShield is engineered to prevent … Continue reading