Manual Lower Limb Prosthetic Modifications

Learn the basics of Design Studio tools for TT and TF Modifications. This article also tackles some of the questions we receive regularly.

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15 articles in this collection
Written by Össur Design Studio Team and Aaron Jacobsen
Modification Questions

How do I duplicate a model?

Sometimes comparing two shapes can be helpful. Comparing two shapes can help determine if Modification A or B is the best option.
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Written by Aaron Jacobsen
Updated over a week ago

How to do a graded reduction.

This article provides recommended reductions on Össur Liners along with a video on how to perform a graded reduction in manual tools.
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Written by Aaron Jacobsen
Updated over a week ago

Measurement tools & How to adjust the ML of a TF/AK template

The ML measurement on a patient is measured in the coronal plane. This article shows how to use the Length tool to change the ML of an AK
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Written by Aaron Jacobsen
Updated over a week ago

How do I Reduce by Circumference?

Learn how to reduce by circumferences
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Written by Aaron Jacobsen
Updated over a week ago

How do I reduce by sock ply?

Learn how to use the (modify region) offset tool to do a global reduction by the number of sock ply used to fit the socket.
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Written by Aaron Jacobsen
Updated over a week ago

How do I adjust length of a scan?

Learn how to adjust the distal length.
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Written by Össur Design Studio Team
Updated over a week ago

How do I flatten the popliteal area to adjust AP?

Learn how to use the modify region & flatten tools for a popliteal flattening to adjust the socket AP.
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Written by Össur Design Studio Team
Updated over a week ago

How do I add a Posterior Shelf?

Learn how to flare the posterior section of your socket using Stretch, Flatten, and Modify Region tools
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Written by Aaron Jacobsen
Updated over a week ago