Medical elastic foot joint bandage
Medical elastic foot joint bandage (orthosis), ribbon.
For treatment and prophylaxis of sprains, dislocations, mild elastic retention of the foot joint.
Composition of raw materials
Polyester – 45%, nylon – 35%, latex – 20%.
How to determine the correct size:
Ribbon bandage with a velcro fastener helping to dose the degree of compression.
Indications for medical use
Injuries of the foot joint or soft tissues, post-operative period – for reduction of swelling, reduces the rehabilitation period.
In case of myofascial pain.
For prophylactic protection of muscles and joints during continuous load, physical exercises, sports activities.
Individual incompatibility with any components of raw materials of the product.
Product care conditions
Medical elastic products are washed with hands in soapy water, at 35-40°C. Do not bleach, no dry cleaning. After rinsing in water, slightly squeeze with your hands, do not wring, do not centrifuge. Dry flat.
Store in dry, clean, well ventilated premises, with air temperature from +3°C to +25°C and relative air humidity within 60-65%.
How to put on/use correctly
- The bandage can be used in medical facilities and at home
- The size of the bandage is to be determined using the chart
- Put on directly on skin or on a cotton sock
- Bandaging technology:
Technique 1: put the bandage on your foot. This will prevent the formation of folds, thus protecting skin. Then wrap around, then wrap again diagonally – around the joint, the Achilles tendon and then fasten with a velcro fastener in the most convenient place.
Technique 2: put the bandage is put on the foot so that you feel mild pressure, then put it on the ankle, wrapping in the figure-of-eight. Then wrap around the foot and fasten the bandage with a fastener.
- After you apply the bandage, it is recommended to have a therapeutic walk for 20-30 minutes
- If the bandage size has been chosen correctly, then, when your foot is at rest, toes may become blueish, but the colour of toes normalises as soon as you move your foot,
- in case of serious discomfort, talk to your physician.