Swedish AFO(Ankle Foot Orthotic)
Weakness or paralysis of the muscles that elevate the foot can cause foot drop.
- Effective for patients suffering from a variety of foot ailments, providing static dorsiflexion assistance and lateral stability for the entire foot/ankle area.
- Quick, efficient trimming to size with scissors, eliminating the need for a heat gun
- The low arch and open heel give a streamlined profile that fits easily into any shoe
- Injection molded polyethylene allows for different thicknesses throughout the orthosis – thicker on the vertical aspect for rigidity and a thinner footplate for trimmability
- Padding is provided on the calf section for extra comfort and a Velcro ankle strap secures the Swedish AFO around the ankle