PowerGrip Assisted Grasp Orthosis 


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Powergrip orthosis

Powergrip

This Electric Powered Prehension Orthosis (EPPO) Wrist-Hand Orthosis, commonly referred to as a wrist splint can be utilized by those who lack hand grasp and sufficient tenodesis-enabling wrist extension strength.  The PowerGrip is indispensable for providing the ability to pickup, grasp, hold, and manipulate objects. Must be fit and mounted by a licensed orthotist. Available complete and ready to use from Broadened Horizons directly, or partner's Jaeco Orthopedics or Becker Oregon. Provides a Palmer and/or Key Pinch style grasp
Source: Broadened Horizons Direct - PowerGrip Assisted Grasp Orthosis Add-on Kit for tenodesis or ratchet-style orthosis

About NCATP

The North Carolina Assistive Technology Program (NCATP) leads North Carolina's efforts to carry out the federal Assistive Technology Act of 2004. We promote independence for people with disabilities through access to technology. Visit our website at http://ncatp.org
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