The present time’s fashionable lower limb prosthesis, which can be broadly classified into three kinds namely Traditional metal wrist braces (traditional), hard plastic wrist braces and titanium strapped brace for lower limb, is extensively used by the people across the world in order to help them in their day-to-day living. It is mainly designed for the lower limb. As there are many advantages of these, you should choose the right one for your situation. In general, the traditional metal braces was the original prosthesis, but the present time’s wrist braces are much more convenient and comfortable than the traditional one.
Lower Leg Prosthesis
The third type is made up of either plastic or titanium strap with titanium screw post which is attached to the upper end of the wearer’s upper limb. In traditional prosthesis made up of metal brace, the screw post is fixed and the post is moved to some extent by means of a mallet or hammer, whereas, in this type the screw post is removable and can be adjusted by oneself. This is not as comfortable and convenient as the other two types of prosthesis. Therefore, it became so much popular among the people around the world.
The most recent type of prosthesis is called the iFit system. This prosthesis is being manufactured by the computer society from high strength materials. This prosthesis is being used by many amputees around the world. Since this prosthesis is less painful and comfortable, more number of amputee is using this computer system.