Functional dropfoot splint
- Muscle contractures and joint ankylosis in talipes equinus position
- Spastic hemiplegia
Tip: this splint is available as a pre-cut.
Place the pattern over the patient’s foot with the distal edge of the opening under the metatarsals.
Fold the lateral wings upwards.
Hold the foot in the desired position.
Finishing: widen the splint at the level of the malleoli and apply soft padding material around the ankle.
Fixation: a very large strap around the calf and a narrow strap over the instep.