b'Suspend heel and protectFOOT AND ANKLE against footdrop Why podus-type boots?Rigid podus-type boots eliminate heeln Semirigid shell with nonslip traction solepressure and give secure footdrop protection, control for foot/hip rotation,A. Heelift AFOs offer a unique combination of and safer transfers/ambulation. They are benefits not found in other AFO productssafety, typically used to treat heel ulcers and customization, ambulation with assistanceto help prevent footdrop contractures Nonslip traction sole and are washable/autoclavable. Semirigid in patients who are primarily bed-bound. polypropylene shell controls the ankles position ShellA podus boot shell should be rigidand motion while allowing limited weight-bearing. enough to prevent plantarflexion and giveAllows patient-specific customization with the full heel suspension when the wearer is lyingspare pad with adhesive (included) to control ANKLE CONTRACTURE BOOTS supine in bed. Selecting the correct shell sizeexternal rotation. The 5-cm beveled fixed pad is essential. Look for a range of sizes or sizeelevates heel and protects the Achilles tendon. adjustability. Nonslip traction sole allows limited weight-bearing The toe plate accessory is not an adequatewhile preventing slippage. Wash in a net or mesh substitute for increasing the length of the boot.laundry bag, or autoclave for sterility. Single-The toe plate should only be used to keeppatient use. One size.bedding off the toes. #66469SMOOTH$106.75 eaRotationShells that include an anti-rotation PDAC #66468CONVOLUTED$106.75 ea bar also help to maintain the leg in a neutralAPPROVED Additional shipping charges may apply. leg/hip position. This is particularly important inCalifornia residents, see below. the post-hip-replacement or post-stroke patient. Suggested code: L4396LinerThe greatest variety in podus-type boots n Clear heel allows wound evaluation is found in the liner. Liners come in a variety of materials, and it is important to match thewithout doffingliner to the patients specific needs. Issues B. Trulife Tru-Clear Contracture Boots to consider are skin coverage, moisture/heat suspend heel to help prevent and heal pressure management, washability, padding, andinjuries. Comfortable, vinyl laminate padding. strapping/positioning control. Clear heel on frame allows wound evaluation For the greatest skin protection, look forwithout doffing. Removable sole is easy to don shear-reducing, moisture-wicking fabrics. Forand doff without the use of tools. Removable toe positioning and contracture control, look forpost prevents contact with bedding. Anti-rotation greater coverage at the foot and shin/calf asbar adjusts to provide medial or lateral stability in well as a secure ankle strap. If heat buildup is supine position. Includes mesh bag for laundering.a concern, consider a lower-profile liner. Clear heel for quick OutsoleWhen selecting a boot, consider safetywound evaluation Sizing: S/M, 13"-17" calf cuff circumference, 10"-13" foot during transfer and limited ambulation. Models withcuff circumference, 8"-10" foot length; L/XL, 13"-17" calf cuff circumference, 12"-15" foot cuff circumference, 10"-FAX800.437.2966 a secure outsole attachment or integrated nonskid12" foot length.bottom lower the risk of injury during unassisted transfers, and they allow the patient#66906$113.75 eato participate more fully in transfers withoutSpecify size. California residents, see below.risking further skin breakdown. Shell Sizing Liner Material Ambulating Outsole Pedi Sizes Anti-Rotation BarCompare nTelescopes up to 3"L 800.225.2610AliMed.com for a custom fitAvailableC. Telescoping Foot A.Heelift AFOOne SizeFoam3 Splints provide a custom fit B.Tru-Clear Contracture BootMulti SizesVinyl laminate padding3 3 - by telescopically adjusting up C.Telescoping Foot SplintOne Adj. SizeSheepskin or Cool Wick-3 3 to 3"Leliminates the need to stock multiple sizes, reducing D.MPO 2000 with Transfer AttachmentMulti SizesFoam-3 3 costs. Moldable Kydex MPO 2000 ActiveMulti SizesFoam3 3 - thermoplastic shell. Prevents E.SoftPro Bariatric In-Bed AFOOne SizeFleece-3 - and treats foot and ankle contractures. Suspends F.Multi-Podus Contracture AFOOne Size Foam w/antimicrobial surface protection3 3 - heel to prevent and treat pressure injuries, or use G.Comfy Standard BootOne SizeFleece-3 3 as a positioning device. Anti-rotation bar included. Available with heavy-pile, synthetic Sheepskin orComfy Ambulating BootOne SizeFleece3 3 3 Cool Wick liner. Outsole not included. Comfy Headliner BootOne SizeFoam w/antimicrobial surface protection-3 - Sizing: Adult, Wmns 71/2+, Mens 51/2-13. Pediatric,pedi3 3 - Wmns 3-7, up to Mens 5, and Youth 11/2-5. sizes Comfy Headliner Ambulating BootOne SizeFoam w/antimicrobial surface protection H.Multi Podus SystemMulti SizesSynthetic Sheepskin-3 3 #72015$125.75 eaCalifornia Proposition 65 Statement Specify Adult or Pediatric, and Sheepskin or Cool Wick liner.WARNING:This product can expose you to chemicals including Di(2-Ethylhexyl) Phthalate (DEHP), which is known to theCalifornia residents, see at left.50 State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.'