Accession Number:

AD0671625

Title:

A CONTOURED, POSTERIOR, FIBERGLASS-EPOXY DROP-FOOT BRACE.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY MEDICAL CENTER WASHINGTON D C ARMY MEDICAL BIOMECHANICAL RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The design, fabrication and field testing of a posterior, fiberglass-epoxy drop-foot brace are described. The advantages of this type of brace over the conventional brace are discussed from a subjective patient viewpoint. Particularly outstanding advantages of this brace are its cosmesis, lightness, and jointless motion. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE