A knee orthosis (KO) or knee brace is a brace that extends above and below the knee joint and is generally worn to support or align the knee….

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Since the dental implant is the artificial replacement for the tooth’s anchorage unit, it must truly be viewed as a prosthesis. When one considers even the simplest single…

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Some orthotic braces are used passively, meaning they simply support the injured or weakened body part. A common example of this type of device is an ankle foot…

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Since the dental implant is the artificial replacement for the tooth’s anchorage unit, it must truly be viewed as a prosthesis. When one considers even the simplest single…

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An ankle foot orthosis (AFO) brace is a type of orthotic. Here it is being used to support the foot due to foot drop, caused by multiple sclerosis….

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Fixed dental prostheses are used to replace missing or damaged teeth. They are referred to as fixed because they are installed on a permanent basis, meaning that they…

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How do you install a top shelf knee brace? Open the brace by releasing the straps and foam wraps and laying them out flat. Position the patient’s leg…

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With regular brushing and flossing, the implant screw itself can last a lifetime, assuming the patient receives regular dental check-ups every 6 months. The crown, however, usually only…

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Accommodative Orthotics – generally considered over-the-counter orthotics – braces, splints, casts, gait plates, night bars and heel/arch supports – that are used by the general public to relieve…

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A dental prosthesis is an intraoral (inside the mouth) prosthesis used to restore (reconstruct) intraoral defects such as missing teeth, missing parts of teeth, and missing soft or…

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