3R65 knee joint for children
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.