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5934281 Belted arthroscopic mobilizer  
A belted arthroscopic mobilizer is used to suspend a patient's leg from the waist of the surgeon or other user. The mobilizer allows the user to straighten, flex and otherwise manipulate the...
5921947 Bandage for the fixation of the ankle joint  
The invention relates to a bandage for the fixation of an ankle joint of an ankle of a foot. The bandage comprises a ring element arranged in an area of a lateral malleolus. At least one tension...
5913841 Medical boot with detachable sole for wound care application  
A medical boot for protecting a user's foot has a bottom covering formed of a continuous loop material. A detachable, flexible external trilaminate sole has an upper layer of a continuous fabric...
5908398 Ajustable ankle and foot orthosis brace  
An ankle and foot orthosis brace for use in supporting and immobilization of a patient's ankle and foot. The brace is of a multiple part L-shaped configuration with a contoured leg support portion...
5902259 Therapeutic ankle orthosis  
A therapeutic ankle orthosis including overlapping medial and foot shells pivotally interconnected to permit pivotal foot movement about the talocrural joint with the overlapping portions of the...
5898939 Protective pad for the foot and shin of a person with a tongue-like extension, in particular of an athlete  
The subject matter of the invention is a protective device for the foot and shin of a person, particularly of an athlete, with a foot section (3) and a shin guard (2) in which to ensure the...
5899872 Foot and ankle support  
A foot and ankle support including a boot element of which first and second parts are shaped and positioned to embrace respectively parts of a user's leg above, and foot in front of, the ankle....
5897518 Foot and ankle therapeutic compression device  
A foot and ankle therapeutic compression device in which at least a pair of foot compression bands extend outwardly from opposite sides of a central region which engages the bottom of the foot and...
5897520 Unitary dorsal night splint  
The Dorsal Night Splint orthosis for human wearers includes a substantially rigid upright member consisting of an upper portion and a lower portion. When placed upon the foot of the wearer, said...
5897514 Range of motion limiter  
An apparatus for quietly limiting motion at a limb joint having pivotally attached members for receiving the limbs of a joint and a dual-adjustable stop mechanism assembly attached to the members...
5897515 Ankle-foot orthosis  
An ankle-foot orthosis made of a carbon fiber reinforced material having low weight is carried on the front of the lower leg, extending over the lateral ankle and preventing plantar flexion. The...
5891073 Ankle brace  
An ankle brace comprising ankle anchor strap (7) adapted to attach to the ankle of a user above the ankle joint and a heel support (5) adapted to fit under and support the heel of the user. A...
5891072 Snowboarding boot support piece and performance enhancement device  
The snowboarding boot support piece and performance enhancement device is designed to provide the user with a device that supports the ankle joint, improves heel hold down and provides a more...
5885236 Means for supporting the burned foot of a patient  
A foot orthosis has an L-shaped support member having leg, heel and foot portions. An anklet and a plurality of straps extend around the support member to engage the burned foot and secure the...
5876364 Orthotic cushioned article to prevent foot and ankle decubital ulcers  
An orthotic cushioned article is for use by bed-ridden individuals to prop a foot off a bed or other abrasive surface. The article is generally L-shaped with a leg portion and a foot portion. The...
5871458 Equine ankle brace system  
An equine ankle brace system. The system includes a brace and at least one treatment insert arranged to be releasably secured within the brace. The brace comprises a panel of a resilient thermally...
5865778 Footwear with integral ankle support  
A resilient, pivoting ankle brace for conventional footwear. A lower stirrup adjusts at a mounting plate secured beneath the insole of a shoe to align to the ankle. A malleable upper stirrup...
5860423 Ankle-foot orthosis  
The upper part of a brace is concave to receive a human calf and extends forwardly at either side of the calf. Elastic straps extend from the upper right and left sides of the brace downwardly to...
5853381 Ankle support brace  
An improved ankle support brace (10) is disclosed. The ankle support brace includes a first flexible lateral piece (12) and a second flexible lateral piece (14) attached to and disposed over the...
5853380 Soft ankle/foot orthosis  
A soft ankle/foot orthosis for protecting the ankle and foot of a person. In a preferred embodiment, the soft ankle/foot orthosis comprises an outer layer of soft compressible plastic material and...
5842475 Segmented custom-molded protective device  
A protective pad, for example, a shin guard, for being custom-fitted to a body member to be protected, and including a first flexible cushion layer for being placed against the body member in a...
5843010 Heel and ankle appliance  
An appliance for protecting, supporting and cushioning the heel and ankle, to facilitate the recuperation, rehabilitation or other healing of the heel and/or ankle from medical procedures,...
5836903 Ankle brace with adjustable strap positioning fastener  
An ankle brace with an adjustable strap positioning fastener for protecting and exercising an injured ankle or for use with other orthopedic device which requires wrapping. The adjustable strap...
5833640 Ankle and foot support system  
An ankle and foot support brace is described which is made of three components; an inner slide-on sleeve, a plantar cushion, and an outer mono-unit strapping system. The sleeve is very thin at a...
5827210 Orthopedic cast walker boot  
An orthopedic cast walker boot, that includes a tubular enclosure formed of a semi-flexible material having a first section member for covering the rear of the calf, ankle, heel, and sole of the...
5827211 Ankle-foot-heel protective orthotic boot  
An orthotic boot device fittable about an appendage such as a foot to allow support and protection to the skin and underlying tissues covering bony protuberances of the appendage. The device...
5822887 Over-the-shoe athletic spat  
An ankle supporting spat according to the disclosed embodiment fits over the shoe of the wearer. A sole portion on the bottom of the spat overlaps the central portion of the shoe's sole. A top...
5814002 Adjustable size ankle brace  
An adjustable size ankle brace that can be configured to be fitted on feet of differing sizes. The brace includes a base that wraps around the foot and ankle on the sides and rear thereof. The...
5810754 Ankle orthotic  
An ankle orthotic of substantially resilient material is provided comprised of a heel portion, an ankle support portion, and a talofibular support portion. The heel portion is substantially rigid...
5799659 Ankle foot orthosis night splint with orthowedge  
A low cost orthosis for the treatment of foot and ankle conditions including plantar fasciitis and tendonitis, the orthosis is a rigid, molded shell manufactured in a variety of incremental sizes,...
5797865 Lightweight ankle restraint  
An ankle restraint is made of plastic material and includes a pair of splint plates pivotally joined to struts of a stirrup member. Stops carried on the splint plates interfere with the range of...
5795316 Ankle stabilizing appliance for restricting inversion and eversion of the foot  
An ankle stabilizing appliance for restricting inversion and eversion of the foot while allowing flexion and dorsiflexion is described. The appliance includes a boot-like body member and a pair of...
5792087 Injury preventing ankle brace  
An ankle brace for limiting and controlling pivotal movement of the foot about the ankle joint of the wearer which includes an upper cuff attachable to the leg of the wearer, a lower support...
5778563 Shoe, in particular sport shoe or orthopaedic stocking with ankle stabilization  
In a shoe, in particular a sports shoe, with a reinforcement which partially or entirely encloses the foot below the ankle joints and which extends above the upper ankle joint on one or both sides...
5776090 Means and method for treating Plantar Fasciitis  
Plantar Fasciitis is treated by placing a splint on the dorsal aspect of a wearer's foot, ankle, and fore leg and holding the wearer's foot, toes and ankle in the dorsi flexed position. This...
5762622 Medical boot with unitary splint  
A medical boot comprising a relatively soft boot component having a foot portion and a leg portion, and a relatively hard plastic splint formed with a foot portion and a leg portion. The foot...
5759168 Supramalleolar ankle foot orthosis  
An ankle brace which includes an inverted "Y" joint located at the malleoli of the ankle. The ankle brace is formed into the shape of the patient's ankle and then sections of the brace are cut out...
5755679 Apparatus for foot stabilizer  
Improved apparatus for stabilizing the foot to control gait, wherein a sheet and a strap of limited elasticities are wrapped around the foot in a prescribed manner so that the sheet forms a sleeve...
5752926 Orthopedic casts  
Orthopedic casts which comprise an elastically deformed support which is held in its elastically deformed state by a solid casting composition. After the cast has been placed around a patient's...
5741222 Ankle joint support  
An ankle support including a first member in the form of an envelope for enclosing a major ankle portion and which holds a relatively separate stiff brace in position with respect to the wearer's...
5735805 Foot orthosis with detachable sole plate  
A conventional foot orthosis has a stiff L-shaped splint including a substantially horizontal foot portion with a lower surface. A fabric anklet is on the foot orthosis and has a bottom surface...
5718673 Foot support devices and methods  
Foot supporting devices and methods hold the wearer's foot and leg at a predetermined angle for sufficient time to reduce foot fatigue or pain, while the wearer is not on the feet. The invention...
5716336 Adjustable foot brace  
An improved control for the movement of the foot in an ankle brace device. The control is adjustable to provide multiple positions of the foot simply by the pushing of a button or knob on a...
5713837 Unitary orthopaedic brace  
An orthopaedic brace for supporting a selected portion of the anatomy including a unitarily molded support having substantially flexible areas, substantially rigid portions for providing splinting...
5709650 Orthopedic device utilizing hypoallergenic non-inflammatory adhesive  
An orthopedic appliance for reinforcing a patient's skeletal anatomy from a rigid shell fitted at the inside to the patient at skin overlying the skeletal anatomy to be reinforced, has an...
5700237 Device for correcting ankle contractures  
A therapeutic device for correcting ankle contractures affecting the angle between the leg and foot including a generally L-shaped two-piece frame having a leg portion and a foot rest portion...
5697893 Structure for holding the ankle joint  
A support structure for the ankle having three parts that are hinged together that include a rigid member that bears against the lower leg, a pedal shell that surrounds the planar arch and a sub...
5695452 Formed resilient orthopaedic device  
An orthopaedic support includes a sheet of foam material that has been compression molded in specific areas. These areas have a thickness and density that is different from other areas of the...
5681271 Ankle brace with relief  
An ankle brace includes an outer layer of flexible, inelastic material and an inner layer of elastic material. The outer layer has a plurality of relief openings that are strategically located...
5676641 Stabilized ankle support  
A reusable ankle support for stabilizing the ankle region comprises a sock-like elastic sheath provided with longitudinally inflexible, medial and lateral reinforcing elements, a pair of crossed,...