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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_poliomyelitis

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 function with the help of calipers, crutches and wheelchairs. .... of wheelchairs, crutches, leg braces, breathing devices, and deformed limbs.

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Polio Leg Braces. Show more. 70 photos · 45,964 views. ortesis2003 By: ortesis2003 · Unknown by ortesis2003 · 43 · Unknown by ortesis2003 · 47 · Blond by ...

www.quora.com/Why-did-many-polio-survivors-wear-orthopedic-leg-braces

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 ...

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www.polioplace.org/living-with-polio/braces

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 ...

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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 ...

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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.

www.ottobock.co.uk/orthotics/conditions-and-rehabilitation/polio

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 ...

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Leg brace and shoe worn by Betty Funk. This brace belonged to a woman stricken with polio as a toddler. Poliomyelitis was a feared disease that could cripple ...