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Relief Insert® Walker
Lower Leg/Foot Orthosis

Immobilising the foot and ankle after surgery while simultaneously promoting the patient's mobility

Walker Lower Leg/Foot Orthosis. Immobilisation of the foot with simultaneous mobilisation of the patient

Two-in-one solution: On the one hand an alternative to a walker and, on the other, a backing splint

simple wound inspection as the shoe can be easily removed and put on again

hygienic through removal of the shoe

physiologically correct gait pattern

improved comfort through the continuous soft foot bed

3 women's sizes:
WS (34 - 36,5), WM (37 - 38,5), WL (39 - 41)

4 men's sizes:
MS (39 - 41), MM (41,5 - 43),
ML (43,5 - 45), MXL (45,5 - 47)

Colour: Grey-Blue

Additional application option after foot or ankle surgery (in addition to use as a walker):
Postoperative positioning through the backing splint

Postoperative positioning through the backing splint
›  stabilisation through a full-footed, Double-sided rigid shell
›  pre and post-operative immobilization splint
›  support against 'Drop Foot'
›  easily adjusted for changes in swelling
›  comfortable, clean, light-weight solution for resting and at night
›  Talus and the calcaneus maintained in neutral position


›  TMT 1 Arthrodesis (Lapidus Arthrodesis)
›  post foot fracture surgery
›  post rear-foot surgery
›  post metatarsal fracture surgery
›  post ankle ligament rupture
›  after Hallux Rigidus-Valgus surgery
›  after Hammer-Claw toe surgery
›  fractures of the phalanges
›  ligament rupture of the ankle joint


›  immobilising Foot and Ankle Walker orthosis
›  used for mobility in conservative therapies and post-surgical
›  secure subtalar fixation and calcaneus alignment under the tibia
›  prevention against unintentional pronation/supination of the ankle joint
›  lateral and medial boarder support
›  Supports the biomechanical structures of the foot and ankle in an off-loading therapeutic shoe
›  Comfortable and easy to adjust modern design with increased patient compliancy
›  Time saving - cost effective


›  physiological, safe gait pattern in the walker
›  sustainable therapy concept in conjunction with the Relief Dual® Off-loading Shoe
›  easy to put on and take off
›  can be worn on the right or left foot

Pressure measurement of Relief Insert® Walker:

a b c

From left to right:
a) Relief Dual® (neutral measurement)
b) Relief Dual® with Relief Contour Insole   > High pressure redistribution
c) Relief Insert® Walker  > Significantly better reduction of pressure spikes

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Scale: (N/cm2):


Relief Insert® Walker including Relief Dual® and Relief Contour Insole:

The flat Relief Dual® Off-loading Shoe which does not have a plateau in the forefoot region provides stability and reduces pressure on the foot following foot surgery.

›  Design features such as a cushioned heel, midfoot rocker, stiffened sole and soft Relief Contour Insole provide excellent pressure redistribution.
›  Less possibility of errors during intuitive walking results in a reduction of bending and shear forces.
›  The functionality is scientifically and clinically proven.

On the one hand an alternative to a walker and, on the other, a backing splint

The Relief Dual® including Relief Contour Insole creates the perfect basis for the Relief Insert® Walker.

Further Information:

Download: User Manual Relief Insert® Walker (PDF)
Download Flyer: "Two-in-One: Introducing the Relief Insert® Walker" (PDF)
Call by E-mail: Literature Relief Insert® Walker
Download: DARCO Product Catalogue "Orthopaedic Devices and Shoes" (PDF)

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Included with delivery:

Relief Dual® Off-loading Shoe
Relief Contour Insole Cushion Insole
for use following hallux valgus and small toe surgeries
Individually adjustable Relief Insert®backing splint with hook and loop fasteners

Compatible with:

PegAssist® Insole Off-loading Insole
for selective off-loading during acute treatment
Puzzle Insole® modular Insole
Modular Insole for plantar pressure redistribution
Toe Cap optional available.
Protects the toes from exposur, increased wearing comfort.

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