BS 8432:2005 - Spinal orthoses. Guide to design – BSI British Standards

BS 8432:2005

Spinal orthoses. Guide to design

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : June 2005



BS 8432:2005 gives guidance on the design of spinal orthoses. It is intended for designers of orthoses, clinicians prescribing orthoses for patients, orthotists, and manufacturers of both commercially available and custom-made orthoses for individual patients. This standard is not applicable to sacro-iliac orthoses (Sb), that is, orthoses that encompass the  whole or a part of the sacro-iliac region of the trunk.

Standard NumberBS 8432:2005
TitleSpinal orthoses. Guide to design
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date15 June 2005
Confirm Date01 June 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 5473:1977
Draft Superseded By04/19986965 DC
DescriptorsSupports (orthopaedic), Orthopaedic equipment, Medical equipment, Reinforcing materials, Reinforcement, Marking, Fasteners (clothing), Cotton, Design, Load capacity, Tensile strength, Decontamination, Hygiene
ISBN0 580 46050 9
File Size237.4 KB

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