The Step-On Family of products is a range of innovative ankle-foot-orthoses (AFOs) for the treatment of drop foot. The unique feature of these AFOs is that they are articulated and offer adjustable dorsiflexion assistance, while being off-the-shelf products. This way, they allow essential functional movements during the gait cycle, while at the same time providing the exact amount of control required by each patient, at every stage of their rehabilitation programme.
It is used to assist individuals with drop foot symptoms, optimising stance phase function.
A. Initial contact B. Mid stance C. Terminal stance
Simple strap with hook-and-loop strip allows fastening the orthosis to the calf with just one hand.
The patented strap system of the STEP-ON 200 is simple, yet very effective in controlling valgus deformities.
The patented strap system of the STEP-ON 200 is simple, yet very effective in controlling varus deformities.
The unique feature of adjustable dorsiflexion assistance allows optimisation of gait biomechanics.
The orthosis is modular, allowing maintenance or replacement of individual parts.
The sole plate of the AFO covers 3 ⁄ 4 of the sole of the shoe, so that it may fit easily, even in standard shoes.
The orthoses can be easily thermoformed to shape or trimmed back, without compromising their endurance as with polymer materials.
Drop foot caused by paresis or paralysis due to: