JRCO FLORIDA PLASTIC THORACO LUMBO SACRAL ORTHOSIS (T.L.S.O.) WITH ANTERIOR PAD
Restricts trunk flexion, extension, rotation and lateral trunk motion in thoracic and upper lumbar areas. It reduces lordosis and decreases loading on the vertebrae and discs by increasing intra abdominal pressure by anterior pad. Used in Koch's disease, especially osteoporotic cases.
In addition to L.S.O., gives extended support and stability to dorsal spine in extension by Shoulder Velcro Strap
.Posterior (Back) Height of T.L.S.O. is from superior angle of Scapula to apex of-the gluteal bulge (i.e. 1½ ” below coccyx notch) refer figure, Available in Back heights 18" (46.0 cm), 19" (48.2 cm), 20" (51.0 cm), 21" (53.5 cm), 22" (56.0 cm), 23" (58.5 cm)
Suffix the above back height to Model No. For example, if you need Medium Size with 19" height,
Write: Model No. 8 – 19” (48.2 cm)
Pace the lower posterior border of the brace at the apex of the gluteal bulge (Buttocks) (i.e. 1- ½” below Coccyx Notch) (½ of the Buttocks) Ref. figure.
Fires grip the strap with the pad.
The front part of the pad and velcro straps should not touch the thighs.
Now put on the shoulder strap in “D" rings and tighten gently.
Now velcro straps are to be tightened by taking the lower abdomen in, by exhalation (breath out).
Optional Extra 1" width strap is provided for further lateral stability in upper portion separately.
Tighten the ' shoulder straps as per requirement-.
NOTE: Tighten the strap correctly so that the anterior pad remains in centre.