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Advantages of Using a Thermoplastic Check Socket

Using a test socket to obtain the perfect fit

A check socket is an essential aid in the creation of a qualitative definitive socket that will last the patient many years. Taking the extra time to fit the patient with a check socket before fabricating their actual definitive socket truly pays off in the long term and offers both the patient and the prosthetist many advantages.
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The Drape Forming Method for Prosthetic Sockets and Orthoses

How to drape form with Orfitrans Excel

The drape forming method is a tried and tested method for the fabrication of prosthetic sockets, liners and orthoses. Discover our best drape forming tips and tricks and learn how to get optimal fabrication results from Orfitrans Excel.
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