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Relief Dual®
Off-loading Shoe

Stability, shock absorption and pressure redistribution after foot surgery

Der Relief Dual Off-loading Shoe - Stability, shock absorption and pressure redistribution after foot surgery
Orthopedic devices and shoes, Postoperative Care from DARCO
improved shock absorption particularly in the heel and ball area - Relief Dual Off-loading Shoe Shoe after Hallux Valgus-Operation, Stability, shock absorption and pressure redistribution after foot surgery

postoperative stabilization and off-loading

improved shock absorption particularly in the heel and ball area

new slip resistant sole

soft inner-lining

improved fit through optimised heel cap profile

modern colour and design

light and breathable upper material

seamless and larger comfort area after e.g. hallux valgus surgery

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

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

Colour: Grey

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›  used postoperatively for stability and off-loading, e.g. after foot osteotomy procedures


›  stability, shock absorption and pressure relief after surgical procedures
›  in combination with the Puzzle Insole® or Relief Contour Insole and their unique wedge design, the load is displaced away from the forefoot
›  accommodates insole replacement (including diabetic-compliant foot bedding)
›  in combination with the PegAssist® creates interim solution for the diabetic foot in need of urgent care


›  innovative dual-sole technology
›  optimal impact relief – slip-resistant rubber sole– light-weight breathable upper
›  rigid shank throughout entire inner-sole
›  wide opening for bulky dressings
›  easy entry, and easy insole access
can be worn on the right and left
low profile – no height compensation necessary
Diabetes, Woundcare, preventive care, ankle orthosis, orthopaedic shoes, orthopaedic devices

Plantar pressure measurement Relief Dual® Off-loading Shoe:

Pressure measurement neutral Plantar pressure measurement Relief Dual

Neutral (Ballet-Style Shoe) vs. Relief Dual® Off-loading Shoe

to increase view please click at the scans

Scale: (N/cm2):

For detailed information on pressure redistribution:
You can download the biomechanical analysis from DARCO here

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The new off-loading shoe provides the balance of stability and the reduction of pressure on the foot following foot surgery.

The Relief Dual® innovations revolutionize the "off-loading" technology. This newly designed "Dual" sole combines the benefits of a EVA shock absorbing material and the anti-slip features of rubber; for a ground-breaking step in the post-operative treatment for foot care.

In addition, through these improvements we've optimized the rolling characteristics of the shoe.

Breaking from convention, we've increased the surface area of the rigid shank to the entire sole area; maximizing pressure re-distribution while effectively immobilizing the metatarsophalangeal joint I & V (MTP) and the distal interphalangeal joint I & V (DIP).

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Further Information:

Download: User Manual Relief Dual® (PDF)
Download: Flyer "Say goodbye to the forefoot plateau! Postoperative care - newly defined" (PDF)
Call by E-mail: Literature Relief Dual®
Download: DARCO Product Catalogue "Orthopaedic Devices and Shoes" (PDF)

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Compatible with:

Puzzle Insole® modular Insole
Modular Insole for plantar pressure redistribution
PegContour Insole
Off-loading Cushion Insole
PegAssist® Insole Off-loading Insole
for selective off-loading during acute treatment
Relief Contour Insole Cushion Insole
for use following hallux valgus and small toe surgeries
Toe Cap optional available.
Protects the toes from exposur, increased wearing comfort.
TASO® Function Control (Toe Alignment Sock)
Uncomplicated and cost effective solution for easing big toe pain as a result of Hallux Valgus


Products for podiatry, woundcare, diabetes, foot and ankle, therapy shoes, etc.

Related Products:

OrthoWedge Off-loading Shoe
OrthoWedge Light Off-loading Shoe


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