have you considered a joint from otto bock, such as an elbow joint or from
ots you may ned to do some modifying no matter which you get—or a
pediatric knee sleeve with the hinge taken out and applied to your poly pro.
> —–Original Message—–
> From: 1 plus 1 Orthotics [SMTP:[email protected]]
> Sent: Friday, August 11, 2000 1:05 PM
> To: [email protected]
> Subject: Arthrogryposis
> Dear List
> A little girl – age one and a half months has been referred to me to
> make her a KAFO – The orthopedic doctor wants a joint at the knee
> (fixed ankle) that will enable an increase in extension with the hope of
> getting more range, and obviously prevent losing (by limiting the
> flexion ) what has been gained
> The child is so small ( approx 11c.m.) total length of KAFO that I
> don’t know what to use for the joint.
> Any suggestions?
> Does anyone have any experience with Beckers Mondos joint?
> Thanks for your help
> Vivian Alexander CO