Arizona Balance Brace

Avoiding Falls

Falls are the leading cause of injury leading to death among older adults 1. Fall-related hip fractures account for approximately 25% of injuries leading to death among those over age 65, and 34% among those 85 or older2. Fall-related injuries occur more commonly than strokes and are the most preventable cause of nursing home placement3.

Clinical Indications

  • Ankle instability
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Ankle osteoarthritis
  • Mild foot drop
  • Vestibular disease
  • History of fall or near fall
  • Walking difficulty

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