Portale SIVA sulle tecnologie per la disabilità e l'autonomia Portale SIVA sulle tecnologie per la disabilità e l'autonomia Don Carlo Gnocchi Onlus Foundation


Selected code: 06.06.48

Assistive device types - Selected code: 06.06.48
Image Description
Classifications group
06 - ASSISTIVE PRODUCTS ATTACHED TO THE BODY FOR SUPPORTING NEUROMUSCULOSKELETAL OR MOVEMENT RELATED FUNCTIONS (ORTHOSES) AND REPLACING ANATOMICAL STRUCTURES (PROSTHESES)
Orthoses are externally applied devices used to modify the structural and functional characteristics of the neuromusculoskeletal systems; prostheses are externally applied devices used to replace, wholly or in part, an absent or deficient body segment. Included are, e.g. body-powered and externally powered external orthoses, prostheses, orthopaedic footwear. Excluded are endo-prostheses, which are not part of this International Standard.
06.06 - Upper limb orthoses
Orthoses designed to modify structural and functional characteristics of the neuromusculoskeletal systems of the upper limbs; the devices may be custom fabricated or prefabricated; the prefabricated devices may be adjustable or ready to use
06.06.48 - Finishing (cosmetic) components for upper limb orthoses
Cosmetic components are the means of providing shape, colour and texture to orthoses. Included are, e.g. fillers, covers, sleeves.
Logo del Ministero del Lavoro e delle Politiche Sociali (2003) e del Ministero della Salute (2007) Logo EASTIN Logo Premio Giorgio Sacerdoti Awards Valid XHTML 1.1 Valid CSS 2.1 Level Double-A conformance, W3C WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0
Info updated 28/09/2020 | Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi Onlus - P.IVA 12520870150 | E-mail: portale@siva.it