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Polio - Wikipedia

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The history of poliomyelitis (polio) infections extends into prehistory. Although major polio .... Patients with residual paralysis were treated with braces and taught to compensate for lost functio...

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Mar 13, 2016 ... This polio crippled shows how she walks in braces and how its a struggle to walk without one, then both of them. Great polio legs, floppy feet ...

Polio Leg Braces | Flickr

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Polio Leg Braces. Show more. 70 photos · 43,970 views. ortesis2003 By: ortesis2003 · Unknown by ortesis2003 · 43 · Unknown by ortesis2003 · 47 · Blond by ...

Braces | Post Polio: Polio Place

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Orthotics is the use of braces and splints (orthoses) to biomechanically assist in .... Knee position can be adjusted in a short-leg brace (ankle-foot orthosis) by ...

Why did many polio survivors wear orthopedic leg braces? - Quora

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Jun 26, 2016 ... After acute polio episode is over, many unfortunate patients are left with motor weakness. That means muscles of arms, trunks and legs could ...

Transition from a Metal/Leather Leg Brace to a Plastic ... - Polio Place

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Shortly before my first birthday, I contracted polio in both legs. Only one leg required a full-length leg brace known as a Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (KAFO).

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Feb 4, 2015 ... John Simpson hails the revolutionary computer-controlled leg brace, ... injury, post-stroke and post-polio syndrome to walk naturally again.

What are the Different Kinds of Polio Leg Braces? - wiseGEEK

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Polio leg braces can assist a patient in strengthening weak joints, helping to keep the feet and legs in the correct positions, and in preventing deformation and ...

Regaining independance after polio — Ottobock UK

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Post-polio syndrome (PPS) can cause a wide range of symptoms which can have ... This leg brace allows you to change speeds while automatically bending as ...