ISO 8549-3:1989 Preview
Prosthetics and orthotics -- Vocabulary -- Part 3: Terms relating to external orthoses
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2011. Therefore this version remains current.
Definitions of 22 terms relating to external orthoses that encompass joints. It does not include terms for orthoses which only encompass limb segments as these orthoses are limited mainly to use in the treatment of fractures and in sports medicine. It complements parts 1 and 2 of the ISO 5849 series.