The TurboMed XTERN AFO is Game Changer solution for peoples afflicted by foot drop.
TurboMed XTERN AFO will allow running, walking, hiking in mountain as long and as far as you want without any discomforts. This ankle foot orthosis (AFO), was tested in many conditions, during many marathons, triathlons, endurance activities and adventures in the wild Canadian backcountry. Unlike conventional foot drop brace, it can be fit on high hiking footwear, winter or safety boots.
This device controls foot drop and allow easy plantar flexion in order to keep maximal ankle range of motion and calf muscle strength.
It is affix totally outside the shoe to maximize comfort and prevent skin breakdown, rubbing injuries to the foot.
It can be changed from shoe to another in a few seconds.
Features & Benefits
Exoskeleton design fits onto the outside of the shoe
No skin contact with foot or ankle
Energy return due to patented design
Easily conforms to uneven ground and slopes
Highly durable thermoplastic (2 year warranty)
Heat adjustable (to change width and dorsiflexion strength)
Easily transferable from shoe to shoe
Symmetrical design, fits both right & left foot
Easily positioned to invert or evert the foot if required
Can be used with
Lace and velcro-fastening footwear
Safety work boots/shoes
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