The Foot Stabilising Orthosis (FSO) is a soft foot thermal orthosis designed to prevent and treat foot injuries and pain.
By having a vice effect and maintaining the midfoot between the hind and forefoot the Foot Stabilising Orthosis (FSO) will maintain the foot bones together, maintain the natural articulations of the foot substitute diseased or ruptured foot ligaments and provide compression and support to minimise the pain associated with mid-foot injuries.
The Foot Stabilising Orthosis (FSO) is an ideal alternative to the traditional treatments of casting, walking boots, immobilization, taping, medication or surgery. The Foot Stabilising Orthosis (FSO) fits comfortably in a shoe, is adjustable and easy to apply unlike other costly, cumbersome or patient intolerant methods.
Exclusive 3 dimensional lining that provides insulation and wicking of moisture via air circulation. This allows the skin to remain well oxygenated and comfortable for extended periods.
STEP 1: Place the foot in the orthosis, insert the heel. Grab the edges of the Metatarsal Collar, pull them apart. Pull forward on the Metatarsal Collar to be sure that the collar reaches the base of the toes.
STEP 2: Attach the gripping ends on the dorsum of the foot. Grasp the edges of the Malleolar Collar with both hands and pull them apart.
STEP 3: Attach the gripping ends of the Malleolar Collar on the front of your leg.
STEP 4: Pull on the inner collar recall strap, cross it over the mid foot and attach it to the maelleolar collar. Extra tension produces an anti-pronation effect.
STEP 5: Pull on the outer recall strap, cross it over the mid foot and attach it to the malleolar collar. Extra tension produces and anti-supination effect.
STEP 6: Extra tension on both recall straps produces an anti-drop foot effect.
STEP 7: Attach the gripping edges of the elastic Tarsal collar. Holds the cross over straps in place to assist maintaining the mid foot between the hind and forefoot. Assists with restricting the movement of the material in the forefoot area.
Do not wear within the first 72 hours following an acute injury. This product contains a synthetic fibre, which may cause allergic reactions. Should an irritation or rash develop, discontinue use and seek medical advice. If pain persists, discontinue use and consult your medical professional.
Outer lining: Nylon
Mid layer: Rubber foam
Inner lining: Polyester
(Does not contain latex).
Thermoskin is comprised of:
• 56.93% Neoprene
• 9.07% Nylon
• 34% Polyester
Shoe size (U.S.)