ORTHOPEDIC DEVICE FOR CORRECTION OF THE TALIPES CALCANEUS / TALIPES CALCANEOVALGUS DEFECT

Authors: COSTOIU Mihnea Cosmin, SEMENESCU Augustin, DOICIN Cristian, ULMEANU Mihaela, CÎRSTOIU Cătălin, DOICIN Ioana, MATEȘ Ileana

Company/Faculty/School: University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest

Country: Romania

e-mail: catalin.dumitrescu@upb.ro,; augustin.semenescu@upb.ro

web page: www.pub.ro

The invention relates to an orthopedic device for the correction of a malposition of the foot expressed by the defects talipes calcaneus and talipes calcaneovalgus, particular variants of Talus valgus, and to the process for obtaining it. The orthopedic device for Talipes calcaneus / Talipes calcaneovalgus defect correction, is composed of a fixed subassembly, which is fixed to the leg of the foot, a movable subassembly, which is attached to the foot of the defective foot, a snail-snail gear and a graduated cap, which is fixed with the help of screws with clogged head.