“Koszli” HARNESS








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A congenital dislocation of a hip and subluxation in children at the age till one year and a half


Bandage of hip joints



1. The harness is for therapy of developmental dislocation of the hip joint and hypoplasias


Thereof without relocation of the hip bone socket.



2.The harness size needs to be matched to the child`s size. One should ensure that the lateral arches of the harness are positioned tightly under the child`s knees; the central arch of the harnessis to adjust the extent of the infant”s legs abduction.



3.The central Line of the body and the lines of the infant`s legs abducted should be perpendicular to one another.



4.Do not „force” the infant`s legs abduction. Such procedure may negatively affect the hip bone sockets.



5.With the harness put on properly, the infant`s general feeling should not be disturbed (Sleep, appetite).



6.Any movements of the infant In the hip joints-even to the largest extent-not only is permitted, but by All means recommended, as long as the harness is put on propyle.


Even such gymnastics as sucking the toes is permitted.



7.Due to the infant`s growth a doctor should check the position of the harness etery 2-3 weeks; whether the strip are not too short or too long, and the Line of the abducted legs is perpendicular to the body axis.



8.The baby may be carried In one`s arms, lay on its belly and be seated. For pitting 2 rolled cushions should be put under the child`s hips to prevent its feet resting on the floor.



9.The time of therapy with the harness In cases of hypoplasia of the hip joints is:


-3 months, while


-6 months In dislocations. Do not exceed the therapy Times specified.



10. Do not put on the harnes on recommendations like „Just In case” or „prophylactically” if no developmental pathological lesions In the hip joints were fund.


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