3R65 knee joint for children

Modular knee joint for children and youths

The knee joint assumes an important function in the human locomotor system. In case of an amputation, the goal is to find a knee joint that permits dynamic adaptation to various walking speeds. Children and youths in particular require a fitting that meets their urge to move with the least possible restrictions after an amputation.

Made of aluminium, the 3R65 modular knee joint weighs a mere 315 grams and permits a flexion angle of 145 degrees. The knee joint is suitable for a body weight up to 45 kilograms. Your orthopaedic technician will be happy to explain the details to you.