Panel issues protocols for Össur hip brace

A multidisciplinary panel of clinical experts in June released treatment protocol recommendations for three populations of patients with hip osteoarthritis (OA) that included first-time advice regarding Foothills Ranch, CA-based Össur’s Unloader Hip brace. The expert consensus panel made recommendations for young­er patients (aged 55 years or younger), patients with active lifestyles who want to continue moderate to vigorous activity levels regardless of age, and older patients who want to maintain or regain their former activity levels.

A multidisciplinary panel of clinical experts in June released treatment protocol recommendations for three populations of patients with hip osteoarthritis (OA) that included first-time advice regarding Foothills Ranch, CA-based Össur’s Unloader Hip brace. The expert consensus panel made recommendations for young­er patients (aged 55 years or younger), patients with active lifestyles who want to continue moderate to vigorous activity levels regardless of age, and older patients who want to maintain or regain their former activity levels.

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Panel issues protocols for Össur hip brace