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September 2011

Kiddythotics in Seven Sizes

ProLab Orthotics’ pathology-specific prefabricated Kiddythotics are designed to correct function in hypermobile pediatric flexible flatfoot deformity. The evidence-based design of the Kiddythotics incorporates a deep heel cup, medial flange, medial heel skive, and a rearfoot post into the rigid polypropylene … Continue reading

September 2011

Portable BiowavePro

Biowave has added the portable BiowavePro to its collection of neuromodulation pain therapy devices. In physical therapy settings, BiowavePro is used during exercise, stretching, and active and passive range-of-motion therapy to manage pain and facilitate motion. For lower extremities, BiowavePro … Continue reading

September 2011

Pro-Tec Gel Ankle Support

Pro-Tec Athletics offers the Pro-Tec Gel-Force Ankle Support. The ankle support provides compression and moderate stability to the ankle. The product features a breathable, soft fabric with four-way stretch, which applies even, comfortable compression throughout the brace. Two thick oval … Continue reading

September 2011

Genium Prosthetic Knee

Otto Bock HealthCare announces the launch of the Genium Bionic Prosthetic System. The prosthetic knee utilizes sophisticated software along with a complex sensor system, including a gyroscope and an accelerometer, to turn multiple environmental inputs into natural, intuitive motion. This … Continue reading

September 2011

ARANZ Medical Wound Assessment

ARANZ Medical’s wound management technology now includes two new wound assessment products: the SilhouetteStar, a new compact, lightweight 3D camera, and its partnering software, SilhouetteConnect for wound imaging, measurement, and documentation. SilhouetteConnect software controls the camera and manages wound assessment … Continue reading

September 2011

Pre-Cut Kinesio Tape

Kinesio offers a range of pre-cut taping applications that can be customized to meet practitioners’ individual needs. The pre-cut products consist of strips of Kinesio Tex Tape that have been shaped and sized for specific body parts, but can be … Continue reading

September 2011

Dr. Comfort Ortho Sandals

Dr. Comfort’s new Ortho Sandals pair comfort with biomechanical innovation. A built-in orthosis supports the patient’s natural arch, reduces pronation, and helps relieve symptoms of plantar fasciitis. A dual-density midsole encourages healthy foot motion by reducing shock to heels and … Continue reading

September 2011

HeelSafe DVT Hose

DM Systems has added HeelSafe DVT Hose to its line of ulcer prevention products. The latex-free hose have a window design that relieves heel and Achilles tendon pressure and allows for easy visualization and palpation of the heel. Ankle-to-knee compression ratings … Continue reading

September 2011

Polymem Wound Dressing

Maxibrace is now a reseller of Polymem Wound Care Dressings manufactured by Ferris Mfg. Corp., made to roll onto a toe or finger right out of the package. The product embeds everything needed for wound care in the dressing, which … Continue reading

August 2011

OPTP Foam Roller Techniques

Orthopedic Physical Therapy Products has released the updated second edition of Foam Roller Techniques. The edition offers full-color images, new anatomical diagrams, 47 pages of descriptive instructions, and clear photo demonstrations of self-massage techniques for each muscle group. Self-massage with … Continue reading

August 2011

REL-K Microprocessor Knee

The REL-K (Rizzoli Electronic Knee), distributed by Fillauer, is the latest generation of microprocessor knees, giving patients who have undergone amputation the ability to easily navigate their environment. With six modes of control, patients can walk, run, negotiate slopes, climb … Continue reading

August 2011

TheraFlix Online Exercise System

TheraFlix.com’s exercise prescription software provides patients and providers with an online library of physical therapy exercise videos. Each exercise is featured in a high-definition video, still image, and full-text description with verbal cueing. Exercises can be organized into protocols or … Continue reading

August 2011

Arcopédico Travel Shoes

Arcopédico’s Portuguese-made women’s shoes are designed for frequent travelers. The anatomically designed shoes have arch-supporting soles and nonbinding uppers and are engineered for comfort. The lightweight, packable shoes have moisture-wicking and antimicrobial insoles. The Shawna leather line has a flexible … Continue reading

August 2011

Therapy Motions Exercise Cycle

Therapy Motions’ second-generation eVO System is a stationary, motorized dual-motion therapy cycle with reciprocating handlebars and foot pedals that are interlinked to provide coordinated movement. Its motion provides simultaneous physical and rehabilitative therapy to both the upper and lower extremities. … Continue reading

August 2011

Low-profile Insole

Spenco Medical introduces the PolySorb ProForm, an insole that provides cushion and support for tight-fitting shoes. The ProForm, an ultra-thin insert, is designed to provide comfort in shoe styles that typically do not have room for an insole. Its four-way … Continue reading

August 2011

MedEfficiency TCC-EZ Boot

MedEfficiency has released an improved TCC-EZ Boot for diabetic foot ulcer healing. The updated TCC-EZ Boot, designed for use with the TCC-EZ Total Contact Cast System, features a Velcro closure, side paddles that grip the TCC-EZ cast, and a new sole … Continue reading

August 2011

Insightful Products Step-Smart Brace

Insightful Products’ new Step-Smart brace for foot drop pushes the foot into gentle dorsiflexion during swing phase and then decelerates the foot during heel strike. The brace is designed to provide correct timing of shock absorption and the appropriate level … Continue reading

August 2011

Össur Re-Flex Rotate Foot

Össur’s Re-Flex Rotate with energy vector optimization is a durable high performance foot that provides both vertical and rotational shock absorption as well as smoother rollover for increased stability in stance. The combination is appropriate for very active or moderately … Continue reading

August 2011

Euro International Therapeutic Shoes

Euro International introduces a new therapeutic shoe line, and now offers an assortment of surgical and foot-relief shoes, including the Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Venus, Merkur, Uranus, and Neptune models. The new line features high-quality craftsmanship and material selection to accommodate … Continue reading

August 2011

Pedifix GelSmart Toe Spacer

PediFix introduces the GelSmart gel toe spacer, which is equipped with a gel loop to fix the device in place. The toe spacer with stretchable gel loop, made from a comfortable, durable gel material, separates the hallux and second toe … Continue reading

August 2011

Foot Foundation Balance System

The Foot Foundation’s new Sports Balance System measures and controls pronation with archless, custom-angled, full-foot foundations that can be used in almost any shoe, including athletic shoes. The SBS measurements correspond with one of 12 custom angled foundations that are designed to quickly and … Continue reading

July 2011

Aquatic Access Pool Lifts

Aquatic Access’s redesigned line of IGAT (in-ground automatic turn) pool lifts is compliant with 2010 Standards for Accessible Design, which require public recreational facilities to be handicapped accessible. Easily removable Aquatic Access lifts, for aquatic therapy patients who are unable … Continue reading

July 2011

Hot & Cold Foot Massager

Health Enterprises’ Therapeutic Hot & Cold Foot Massager provides three massage options to help relieve pain and reduce stress. The over-the-counter massager can be filled with warm water or ice or cold water and offers alternate pressures for relaxing or … Continue reading

TRS Exos O&P Fastening Kits

TRS Prosthetics, Exos Corporation, and Boa Technology have teamed up to offer Exos O&P Fastening Kits. The kits deliver Boa’s high performance cable-closure technology for custom ankle foot orthoses and other O&P applications. The kits, available in two power levels, … Continue reading

July 2011

Apis Mt. Emey Medical Footwear

Apis’s Mt. Emey Medical Collection shoes are designed for hard-to-fit feet as well as those with more challenging orthotic needs. These shoes offer a variety of closures for adjustability and accommodate mild or severe foot deformities, including those caused by … Continue reading