Dynamic Foot Drop Splint


 


Recommendation:
For patients who are pushing excessively into plantar.


Purpose:
To reverse and/or prevent further plantar flexion tightness.


How to Apply:
The P.T. and/or O.T. will apply and/or instruct others in the application of this custom foot drop splint.


Recommended:
Begin initially with one-hour on/one hour off.


Wear Time:
 One hour each day. (For example: two hours on/two hours off, three hours on/three hours off, etc.)


Cautions:
It is particularly important to check for skin integrity, especially along the ball of the foot. Should even the slightest hint of redness occur, discontinue use and contact P.T./O.T.