The difference of orthopedic shoes and brace

Orthoses ( English name: orthosis) , external fixation device for human torso and limbs. With treatment, improve or compensation due to the bones, muscles and nervous system lesions caused by the body deformity and dysfunction, in most applications, is made of polyethylene, polypropylene, or other composites by thermoplastic processing and forming an organic whole. In children’s foot on the correct application, see more at AFO orthoses, whole into L. Orthopedic shoes: orthopedic shoes belongs to special industry in shoes industry, not only need to brace production qualification, at the same time also need to have shoes production qualification, will correct the elements into the shoe body, not only inside the shoe, near the upper brace, even the sole can set the orthopedic device, high flexibility, craft complex, orthoses will do a good job, and then placed inside the shoe body. One of the orthopedic shoe last and need to customize according to the child’s foot, so a longer production cycle. Is different with the brace, brace can be modified, and the orthopedic shoes is not. When does not meet the requirement, we need to make. Cost, technical difficulty is much larger than the brace. Orthopedic shoes and orthoses comparative advantage: a traditional brace is commonly made of polypropylene plastic, have higher strength and hardness, when used in direct contact with the patient’s foot, foot easy to patients caused by wear and tear, its high hardness, tend to the ankle and foot wide fixed, for patients with mild, can cause excessive fixed, lost the necessary freedom of motion. Orthoses are generally bigger, need to wear to the foot after coat more wide shoes, to make the patients foot wear shoes, due to its bad gait, orthoses exposed at the same time, affect beautiful. Correct shoes custom-made center, affiliated to the ( Beijing) Science and technology co. , LTD. , trademark ROKAB as its registered trademark. Ankle orthopaedic centre, is wholly owned by Canada, an professional ankle orthopaedic institute affiliated to the Rokab group, focusing on the ankle orthopaedic field in recent 40 years; Beginning in 2008 foot diseases of orthopedic work in Beijing, for all kinds of foot disease patients to provide professional personalized orthopedic scheme.