What is L4361 Airselect standard?

What is L4361 Airselect standard?

The PDAC L4361 Airselect walking aircast standard brace is designed to help treat stable fractures of the foot, ankle, and lower leg; severe ankle sprains; and post-operative immobilization.

How much does a medium Aircast boot weigh?

Technical Details

Item Package Dimensions L x W x H ‎11 x 9.3 x 4.8 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH ‎12 x 6 x 2 inches
Item Weight ‎0.68 Kilograms
Brand Name ‎Aircast
Material ‎Rubber

Is an Aircast the same as a walking boot?

Walking casts (also commonly referred to as walking boots, air casts, or stabilizers) are specially designed devices that serve to immobilize certain regions of the leg—ranging from just the ankle all the way up to the foot through the calf.

What size Aircast do I need?

The main indications for the Standard are: Stable fracture of foot/ankle/lower leg. Severe ankle sprain. Post-operative immobilization….Warnings/Precautions.

Size Men Shoe Size Women Shoe Size
Small 4-7 5-8
Medium 7-10 8-11
Large 10-13 11-15
XLarge 13+ 15+

How much does an Aircast Airselect standard weigh?

Technical Details

Product Dimensions ‎45.7 x 30.5 x 15 cm; 1.32 Grams
Length ‎44 centimeters
Weight ‎0.25 Kilograms
Width ‎30 centimeters
Material ‎Nylon

Can you walk without walking boot?

While walking boots can provide additional stability, their primary function is to protect your foot or ankle, and help fractures or tendon injuries to heal. With this in mind, it’s not advisable to use a medical boot as a standard shoe, and put your full weight on it without any additional support.

How tight should an Aircast be?

It should be tight enough to restrict foot and ankle movement, but not so tight that it cuts off circulation.

Can you walk on a broken foot with a boot?

Walking: You may walk on the foot as comfort allows but you may find it easier to walk on your heel in the early stages. The boot you have been given is for your comfort only and is not needed to aid fracture healing but will help to settle your symptoms.

What shoe size is a medium walking boot?

8 – 11
Sizing Guide

Product Number Size Shoe Size, Male
ORT28200S Small 5 – 7-1/2
ORT2800M Medium 8 – 11
ORT2800L Large 12 – 14

How do you size an Aircast boot?

What Are the Dimensions of the Aircast Standard Boot?

Size Height of Brace Toe Footbed Width
Small 14.8″ (37.6cm) 4.2″ (10.7cm)
Medium 16″ (40.6cm) 4.6″ (11.7cm)
Large 17.4″ (44.2cm) 5″ (12.7cm)
Extra Large 18.2″ (46.3cm) 5.5″ (14cm)

Can wearing a walking boot cause pain?

A study published in the Journal of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons titled Associated Joint Pain With Controlled Ankle Movement Walker Boot Wear showed that many patients experienced pain in the knee, hip, and/or back from the added weight and limb length discrepancy from the CAM boot.

Can I drive with a boot on my left foot?

This device cannot be worn while driving, even if the boot is on the left (non-driving) foot. This is the law, folks! Also, this device cannot be worn in the shower because water can damage your equipment. Your boot may be worn in bed, but only if your provider directs you to do so.

What is the difference between a short and tall walking boot?

Tall Walking Boots: Allow support for immobilization of the leg compared to the short medical boots. Used post-surgery and provide support, protection, and essentially immobilization of the leg. Help speed up the healing process and can ease the foot into the stages of bearing more weight after the initial injury.

How tight should an Aircast boot be?

We suggest using one under the ankle strap as there is no padding there. Fasten the remaining straps until your foot feels snug but not tight. If you fasten the boot too tight you may cause pressure to your skin.

What is the airselect elite?

AirSelect Elite. Provide protection and comfort while controlling edema with the most advanced pneumatic walking boot available. The AirSelect Elite is clinically proven to be effective in healing fractures and managing edema.1,2 The front panel is pre-inflated and combined with the overlapping aircells posterior and distal aircells…

Why choose Aircast airselect elite walking boots?

Aircast AirSelect Elite Walking Boot is the most-advanced walking boot, engineered to provide the ultimate in protection, comfort, and edema control. SoftStrike technology absorbs and dissipates shock, while the light weight and lab-tested rocker sole combine to encourage a natural gait and a continuation of everyday activities.

What is the Aircast airselect?

The Aircast AirSelect features a sleek, open-frame design that provides ventilation. The non-marking, skid resistant rubber tread allows for greater traction and longer wear. Universal fit allows the Aircast AirSelect to be worn on either the left or right foot.

What is the difference between the air cast elite and short elite?

The difference between the Short Elite and the Standard Elite, is the length that it goes up on your calf. The short is shorter, and the Standard is just below the knee. You would fit in to a size medium. I fit in kids snow boots so I bought an extra small in the air cast elite.