Elastic medical wrist joint brace, with a splint

Elastic medical wrist joint brace, with a splint

SKU: ELAST 0210 Category:

Product Description

Intended use
For rigid retention of the ligamentous (bone) apparatus and soft tissues of wrist.

Advantages of the product
Cotton, polyurethane foam, modelable metal splint

Composition of raw materials
Polyurethane foam – 60%, velcro stockinet – 25%, cotton – 15%.

Size chart
How to determine the correct size:

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Detailed information

Constructive solutions

Two types: for the right and left hand.

Polyurethane foam upholstery cushions pressure and prevents chafing.

Modellable metal splint:

  • intended for rigid retention of the joint
  • flexible to adjust to individual needs of each patient more accurately
  • removable, when so rigid retention is no longer necessary.

The velcro fastener helps to easily and individually fasten the orthosis.

Indications for medical use

For rigid retention of the wrist joint, in treatment of injuries and different diseases:

  • during formation of calluses of closed fractures of forearm bones, bones in the heel of the hand,
  • in case of bruises, intramuscular hematomas, muscle or ligament injuries;
  • in treatment of arthrosis and arthritis, styloiditis, bursitis, synovitis of the wrist joint.

For immobilisation of the wrist joint, for faster rehabilitation after different injuries and surgeries.

Potential contraindications
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. Remove the metal insert before washing. Do not bleach, no dry cleaning. mAfter rinsing in water, slightly squeeze with your hands, do not wring, do not centrifuge. Dry flat. Do not iron.

Shelf life:
5 years

Storage conditions
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 brace can be used in hospitals, outpatiently and at home,
  • two types: for the right and left hand,
  • the size should be determined based on wrist circumference, according to the chart
  • to be worn directly on skin,
  • lay it open, put you hand with the palm upwards, fix the thumb with one velcro fastener,
  • then use 3 other velcro fasteners to retain the wrist joint, adapting the degree of compression individually,
  • if this is necessary due to peculiarities of your palm structure, the rigid insert (splint) can be folded according to the hand shape or removed,
  • the brace immobilises the joint,
  • if you feel discomfort, and any attempts to adjust the retention do not improve anything, talk to your attending physician,
  • it is recommended to wear it all day and remove before night sleep; the hand should be exercised, when wearing the brace, as per physician’s instructions – to restore hand movement functions.