The sit-to-stand slide lock/safety release at the joint is low profile and easy to engage and disengage for patients with adequate cognition and manual dexterity. This joint has the same action as the KO USS without the cable and level.
This joint can be used in the fabrication of custom orthoses to addres gait deviation, muscle and joint weakness, and instability, increasing mobility. Orthoses using this joint are considered definitive and are not designed for stretching.
Comes individually, specify left or right.
Simple design; requires no adjustments
It is extremely low profile
Ideal when cognition or UE impairment is not an issue
Patients must make sure both sides are locked or unlocked at knee joint as needed