- This device is used on patients requiring more stability of the hip and lowerw torso, due to paralysis and weakness in addition to the lower extremity involvement.
- The brace will provide pelvic stability in several planes, from rotation, to side to side and front to back motions.
- Whenever the muscles controlling the hip and its stability are strained or weak.
- HKAFO’s are used for patient with:
→Recurent hip dislocation and other high neurological impairments