Why a blog about orthopedic technology? Ortholutions has created this blog to bridge the gap between orthopedic technicians and physiotherapists, scoliosis patients, their families and doctors. It is an initiative that is open to everyone for information, experiences, comments and discussions.
The experience report of a 14-year-old patient with idiopathic scoliosis who opted for scoliosis treatment with the Ortholutions Original RSC® Brace and BSPTS Schroth therapy.
An overview of publications and specialist articles at scoliosis congresses for the treatment of degenerative scoliosis and spinal disorders with the Original RSC® Brace and the TLSO trunk orthosis sBrace.
The 18th RSC® Brace Scoliosis Intensive Seminar for orthopedic technicians (CPO), orthopedists, and physiotherapists in a treatment team will take place from April 3 to 5, 2020, at the Ortholutions Scoliosis Center in Rosenheim, Germany.
In scoliosis, corset care is an effective measure to stop an increase in curvature. The Rigo classification with 15 curvature patterns has led to better security of supply. The corresponding correction effects are significantly better, braces more comfortable and the accuracy of fit is significantly higher.
Kyphosis is one of the most common diseases of the spine as a form of the back in the area of the thoracic spine (“round back”). In higher-grade kyphoses, special TLSO trunk orthoses (braces) are very effective and straighten the spine.
Orthopedic technology galore! Jenny Schmid and Dino Gallo provide an outlook 2020 on developments at Ortholutions and in the OT industry.
The year 2019 is coming to an end and we can look back on a section full of interesting encounters, new experiences and knowledge. Given the multitude of experiences in the business areas in which Ortholutions is active, we did an interview with Jenny Schmid and Dino Gallo, both CEO and founders of the company.
During the scoliosis treatment, the treatment team – orthopedic technicians, physiotherapists and MDs – as well as scoliosis patients and their families are responsible. It is important that all knowledge about fit and function of a scoliosis orthosis and control appointments are followed.
A corset shirt made of functional fibers is worn under the scoliosis corset to protect the skin, because for scoliosis patients constantly good skin climate is important.
To treat high thoracic (double- / triple-major) scoliosis, there are various technical and therapeutic approaches. Derived from physiotherapy exercises, Ortholutions developed the D-modifier component for the Original RSC® Brace.