A prefabricated, orthopedic appliance which can be attached above or below the knee section. Item is anatomical designed to provide rotational stability and prevents proximal-distal movement following fractures of the tibial. Item can be tightened as desired to maintain good tissue compression and intimate fit and provides extra secure fasteners for attachment of INSERT, SHOE. May include hook and loop closures, padded anterior shell for comfort and large ventilation holes that aid in preventing skin maceration. This item is for use with INSERT, SHOE.
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