Item# rheo-knee-3

Product Description

The RHEO KNEE 3 provides the most natural knee function among all microprocessor knees because it continuously adapts to the user and the environment while providing perfect balance of stability and dynamics. •Effortless swing initiation enables a smoother gait, even in crowds and confined spaces •Advanced actuator and resistance control ensure best possible resistance, e.g. more support in stair descent and minimum effort needed in level ground gait •Constant power spring provides natural progression in swing •Five-sensor gait detection, including new gyroscope technology, ensures stability and dynamic response in every situation •Magnetorheologic technology enables an instant response so that users never have to wait for the knee to catch up with them

Specifications Amputation Level: Transfemoral

Impact Level: Low to Moderate

Maximum Patient Weight: 136kg (300lbs)

Weight Of Knee: 1.61kg (3.56lbs)

Build Height: 236mm (9 1/4")

Knee Flexion: 120º

Aluminum Frame Construction: Yes

Innovative Spring Mechanism: Yes

Impact Levels Low Impact Daily activities involving gentle, steady walking with the use of a walking aid.

Example: Moving around at home, modest walking in the community.

Moderate Impact Daily activities involving average walking with the ability to vary speed or walking pattern.

Example: Going to the shops, confident outdoor walking.

Reimbursement L5828. L5845, L5848, L5850, L5856, L5930*

Note: Responsibility for accurate coding lies solely with the provider treating the patient. Össur assumes no responsibility or liability for the provider’s coding decisions. Össur’s coding suggestions rest on its best judgment and are subject to revision based on additional information or changes in the alpha-numeric system.

* Only appropriate for K4 patients when billing Medicare