Full Leg Support/KAFO
Patients suffering from conditions like polio and muscle weakness need a device that supports their knee, ankle and foot. Donate, and help a patient walk confidently again.
KNEE-ANKLE-FOOT ORTHOSIS (FULL LEG SUPPORT)
Disability is a global issue and a significant public health problem. World Health Organization estimates a 15% of prevalence disability globally, with the majority of persons with disability (PWD) living in developing countries.
Persons with lower limb disability require assistive devices in the form of orthoses and prostheses, without which they face activity limitations, participation restrictions, and can poorer health and quality of life.
A Knee-Ankle-Foot Orthosis (KAFO) is a device that supports the knee, ankle and foot in conditions like Polio paralysis, joint laxity, arthritis, fracture and muscle weakness.
PWDs in need have
access to assistive
devices in poor
BENEFITS OF KAFO
Improves PWDs’ gait and balance, & self-confidence during walking
Reduction in pain
Improved alignment of joints and control of joint motion