The Acuback heat roller is designed to relieve tension with therapeutic warmth. IT is microwavable and offers back and neck support. Nubby or textured supports create acupuncture-like therapy to release tight muscles and the design recreates the natural curve of the lumbar spine. Realigns the upper back and neck. Place it under neck, lower back, legs, or hands. Warm in microwave for one minute for 75 minutes of deep, soothing heat. Carrying case included.
The Advantage Tri-Panel Knee Immobilizer is designed to keep users knees from moving after surgery, a mild to severe knee injury such as collateral ligament sprains, patellar dislocations, or osteochondral fractures.
Your knee has several moving parts, including cartilage, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and bones. Each one helps the knees do its job. The Advantage Tri-Panel Knee Immobilizer has a three piece design to ensure a precise and comfortable fit. This immobilizer has lightweight rigid pos
Fracture orthosis for stable fractures of the lower leg, stress fractures, and ankle sprains in very tall people. Features U shaped stirrup design lined with preinflated, adjustable aircells. Stirrup provides support for the injured leg; aircells provide graduated compression to help reduce swelling and edema. Brace comes in left or right. Small Leg Brace for people 5 feet 2 inches and under.
Walking brace, alternative to conventional walking cast. Consists of two part premolded, plastic shell lined with adjustable aircells. Aircells provide graduated compression; four aircells line inside of brace; two aircells line distal side. Aircells are inflated by blowing through plastic tubing into a self sealing valve. Shell is held together with Velcro straps. Molded heel, and Vibram rocker bottom encourage near normal gait. Can be temporarily removed for treatment. Circumference 13 to 16 i
The AliMed® Side-Lying Hip Abductor is a hip abductor designed for persons recovering from hip or knee surgery that keeps the user's knees bent at 90° and abducted to externally rotate the hip. This product is ideal for hip adductor spasticity to reduce bone-to-bone pressure in the hips and knees. This product is to be used while laying down. Can be reused and wipes clean. There is a waterproof model that is sold separately.
The Back-N-Shape II is a low back orthosis designed to provide support for lower back sprains and strains or disabilities through compression. This low-profile orthosis can be worn under clothing and features elastic material that provides uniform compression and support. This support includes double sided pulls for additional support. OPTIONS: Thermoplastic insert that can be molded to each individual for customized support. Also available is a contoured design fit for female users. SIZES: Smal
The Comfy™ Hip/Knee Abductor Orthosis is designed for people recovering from hip or knee surgery or for persons with severe physical disabilities who need their knees properly aligned and abducted. The soft foam cuffs are adjustable and washable, while the padded Comfy™ covers absorb moisture. Since it is adjustable, it can be changed depending on the needs of the user and their recovery progress.
The Custom Pre-Assembled Femoral Orthosis / KAFO (Knee-Ankle-Foot Orthosis) is a fracture orthosis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. Available for the right or left leg, this orthosis features four components: Femoral brace, tibial brace, knee joint, and shoe insert. The brace offers a choice of knee joints: range of motion, drop lock, free motion, or adjustable. The range of motion joint is adjustable in increments of 7.5 degrees and the dial-in design permits q
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Kneeguards help cushion the knees for those whose physical ailments require them to walk primarily using their knees. Reisen molds, silicone and stretch fabric make up these cushioned kneeguards. COMMENTS: For those who have mobility diseases, such as multiple sclerosis, the kneepads can allow one's knees to become an effective way to independently move around. SKILLS REQUIRED: Motor skills. AUTHOR: Timothy Demaegdt. TITLE: Kneeguards. REF: Instructabl
D2 Dorsal Night Splint is designed to stretch the plantar fascia as well as the foot and calf muscles during the night. The D2 Night Splint's tension is completely adjustable, allowing users to gradually increase the stretch with a low-load force that adjust throughout the night. The exterior of the splint provides users with a durable base for safety when walking while the interior offers users a padded terry cloth liner that helps wick away moisture during the night. The numbered indicator all
Darco APB is designed for use by individuals who have recently undergone lower extremity surgery or trauma. It is capable of being worn on either foot over a cast or large dressing. It features a high, supportive ankle strap for excellent stability, and a removable forefoot strap that closes securely without the need for buckles. The rocker-style sole promotes an easy, low impact gait that helps to reduce plantar pressure by more than 25 per cent, and it has a sure grip for improved safety. A
This Deep-Penetrating Infrared Light (DPL) is designed for individuals with arthritis or fibromyalgia or any disability which causes poor circulation or tight muscles and/or achy joints. Stimulates cellular regeneration and activates endorphins which block pain-transmitting chemicals or nerves. Can replenish skin cells and stimulate the formation of elastin, a regenerating protein, and collagen, a structural protein/connective tissue. Not intended to diagnosed, treat, curve, or prevent any disea
The Deluxe Tri-Panel Knee Immobilizer is a knee orthosis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. Made with a foam body with durable canvas panels, this knee brace features a T-bar stay to for strength, contoured posterior stays for correct anatomical fit, adjustable medial and lateral panels for universal sizing, and a patella strap to assist with application. SIZES: Universal size fits thigh circumference 12 to 24 inches. DIMENSIONS: 12, 14, 16, 19, 22, or 24 inches l
The Dynafoam Elbow Extension Tubes are elbow extension orthoses, or flexion contracture splints, made of open-cell Dynafoam. The tubular design utilizes the dynamic properties of the foam to extend gradually, yet effectively. These tubes fit from the shoulder to the wrist to promote elbow extension. Each splint has 3 Velcro cinch strap closures to secure it to the arm. The tubes may be washed or autoclaved, and the foam may be adapted with a razor blade or scissors. An optional tapered polyethyl
The Dynafoam Knee Extension Tubes ##1132 - ##1135 are leg positioners and flexion contracture splints made of lightweight open-cell foam. The tubular design utilizes the dynamic properties of the foam to extend gradually, yet effectively. These tubes fit from midthigh to ankle to promote knee extension. Each splint has 3 Velcro cinch strap closures to secure it to the limb. The tubes may be washed or autoclaved, and the foam can be adapted with a razor blade or scissors. An optional tapered poly
The Dynamic Paradium is parapodium designed for use by individuals with paraparesis and paraplegia. A Parapodium is a type of orthosis equipped with a large base and is used to assist individuals with lower extremity and trunk paralysis in assuming an upright position without the additional support of crutches. The Dynamic Parapodium is designed to enable users to gain vertical position of the body while allowing for active rehabilitation and movement. The device is composed of a frame with late
The DynaSplint LPS Unit is an extension or flexion contracture splint designed to allow joint movement during use. The brace uses low intensity force over a prolonged period of time to relieve shortened connective tissue of elbows, knees, wrists, ankles, and hips. The unit consists of stainless steel rods containing steel compression springs with hinged joints, and 2 cuffs with velcro closures attached to the top and bottom of the rods. The splint will fit on either right or left extremities.
The DynaSplint Pediatric Units are extension or flexion contracture splints designed to increase joint motion and reduct contracture of the knee, elbow, wrist, or ankle. The brace consists of stainless steel with a velcro-adjustable front and back cuffs. Spring tension force is adjustable from 0 to 1.66 foot pounds (4 pounds of force at the distal end of the unit). Force is controllable with a screw adjustment inside the distal ends of the lower leg or forearm struts. SIZE: The unit will fits ar
The Elasto-Gel Cast & Splint Pads are orthoses liners designed to be used under casts, splints, pressure suits and garments, masks and dressings; to stabilize braces, orthotic and prosthetic devices; as padding for the prevention and treatment of decubitus ulcers; and to protect skin grafts. The pads are made from a formulated hydrogel which contains a natural skin moisturizer/conditioner. This hydrogel has properties which allow it to absorb excess perspiration from the skin and transmit it
The FootSmart Ball of Foot Fabric Lined Gel Cushion is designed for people with foot pain, to relieve metatarsal pain from metatarsalgia, from callouses/corns, or from wearing high heels by providing a gel cushion in between two pieces of fabric on the ball of the foot. Has a toe loop/fabric stringed around the second and third toes. Washable. Hypoallergenic. Not recommended for persons with diabetes.
The Gel bunion toe spreader is designed for individuals who need bunion relief. This product eases pain, reduces joint pressure and properly aligns toes. Protects the big toe from friction. Gel slowly releases medical grade mineral oil to protect skin. Fits the big toe on your right or left foot. Hand wash. Air dry completely before next use. Sprinkle with talcum powder if gel becomes tacky.
The Maramed Custom HKAFO (Hip Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis) and KAFO (Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis) are fracture orthoses designed for use on the lower extremities. These orthoses enable a medical professional to design a brace specifically to meet the needs of the patient. Available components a waist belt with a joint for a suspension aid, a foam-lined polyethylene formed hip section, a standard quad brim thigh section, a short thigh for tibial plateau fractures, PTB style tibia, standard tibia, a sin
The MFP Colles' Fracture brace is a fracture orthosis made of low density, moisture resistant, perforated polyethylene plastic. This foam-padded brace maintains fracture alignment, permits joint mobility, and permits early return to normal functional activities. This orthosis consists of a dorsal section and volar shell extending from MP joints to elbow and secured with two Velcro straps that allow adjustable compression pressure. Designed to be fit to individual patients, the brace positions th
The MFP Functional Humerus Fracture Brace is a fracture orthosis made of moisture resistant, foam padded, perforated low density polyethyleneplastic. This brace maintains fracture alignment, permits joint mobility, and permits early return to normal functional activities. The orthosis consists of anterior and posterior shell that fit on upper arm from axilla to elbow and are secured with two Velcro straps that allow adjustable compression pressure. Available for the right or left arm and designe
The MFP Tibia Fracture Brace is a two-part functional fracture brace made of moisture resistant, perforated low-density polyethylene plastic with foam padding on the anterior shell. The brace maintains fracture alignment, permits joint mobility, and permits early return to normal functional activities. The system comprises an anterior shell and a posterior shell. Four adjustment straps allow custom fitting and soft tissue compression. The brace extends from below the knee to the malleoli and can
The MFP Ulna Fracture Brace is a fracture orthosis made of moisture resistant perforated plastic. This brace maintains fracture alignment, permits joint mobility, and permits early return to normal functional activities. The unit consists of dorsal and volar shells that fit on forearm from the elbow to the wrist and are secured with two Velcro straps that allow adjustable compression pressure. This brace provides for unobstructed radiographic readings and can be removed by patient for hygiene or
The Orthocare Modular Dynamic Elbow Extender is an elbow extension orthosis or flexion contracture orthosis. This 3-point pressure system consists of a bicep cuff, forearm cuff, elbow pad, and aluminum side bars. The cuffs are made of ABS plastic and are flanged and padded to help prevent pressure sores, and swivel to distribute pressure evenly. The cuffs are attached to aluminum side bars by leather straps. The elbow pad is leather with stainless steel buckles. The elbow strap is adjustable for
The Orthocare Modular Dynamic Knee Extender is a knee extension orthosis and flexion contracture splint with a 3-point pressure system consisting of 2 posterior cuffs, one behind the thigh and one behind the calf, connected by adjustable length aluminum side bars and connected to a knee pad by leather straps. The cuffs are made of ABS plastic and are flanged and padded to help prevent pressure sores and swivel to distribute pressure evenly. The aluminum side bars are pre-drilled for length adjus
The Orthopro Stretch Night Splint is a night foot splint designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. Features include an anti-rotation bar, suspended heel, and adjustable toe post. The splint covers incorporate Bacti-Ban, which is odor resistant and keeps the covers cleaner. This night splint also features adjustable straps for optimal stretch and a non-skid safety bottom. A toe wedge is included. SIZE: Small, medium, and large.
The Over the Shoulder Humerus Fracture Brace is a two-piece fracture orthosis designed to provide immobilization and protection of the shoulder. Made of low-density, foam-lined, perforated polyethylene plastic, this brace features an overlapping clam shell design to enable it to be worn on the right or left arm. The overlapping shells allow for ease of adjustment to accommodate volumetric tissue changes. Two presewn cotton stockinette liners are included. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra l
Pedi-Wraps Leg Immobilizers are soft leg immobilizers designed to prevent children from removing IV lines, bending their legs, or reaching surgical or injured sites. Made of soft, padded material, the wraps are available with or without straps which provide added support and adjustment. SIZES: The model without straps is available in small, medium, or large. DIMENSIONS: The model with straps is available in a choice of 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, or 17 inches long. COLOR: Available in a variety of childre
The Pediatric Tibial Fracture Brace is a knee ankle foot orthosis designed for use with children and adults with lower extremity fractures or disabilities. Avaiable for the right or left leg, this prefabricated functional brace is made of lightweight thermoplastic and can be modified with a heat gun. The design allows for dorsiflexion/plantarflexion of the ankle. The included shoe insert has hook-and-loop attachments for precise fitting and adjustable hook-and-loop straps on the remainder of the
This Portable Foot Rest is designed for individuals who are in danger of DVT or Deep Vein Thrombosis. A foot rest may be needed to correct posture. The foot rests extends, is adjustable and folds up to fit in a carry on bag.
Portable Hip Spica is suitable for children aged 12 months to 3 years old who are in plaster casts following hip surgery and require supportive seating. Easy-to-use knobs allow you to adjust the seat height, depth, angle and tilt as well as the height of the back and arm rests. Chairs come complete with pelvic straps, shoulder harness and tray. For children ages 1-3, this chair design offers high levels of adjustability and creates a lightweight alternative to the Multi Adjustable Hip Spica Chai
The posture corrective heel cups are designed for persons with disabilities that affect a person’s gait (walking) and specifically these heel inserts are to correct pronation and supination. Thicker portion on the inside of the heel if pronating. Place the thicker portion on the outside of the heel in supinating or turning out. One pair is $29.99 and two pair is 55.98.
The Primacare Padded Cardboard Splint, 12 Inch is an arm and leg splint designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. Designed to conform to the contours of the limbs, this splint allows fractures to be splinted in one step. This splint is made of corrugated cardboard with half-density cushioning foam, three-quarter inch punch holes for tie down, and permanent padding that eliminates the need for additional fillers. The orthoses is lightweight and radiolucent and MR
The Rolyan Polypropylene Stockinette is an orthosis liner designed for use under splints and casts to reduce the risk of skin maceration. The stockinette is made from polypropylene material. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Model A434-2 is 2 inches x 11 yards; model A434-3 is 3 inches x 11 yards; and model A434-4 is 4 inches x 11 yards.
The Rolyan Preformed Brace is a fracture orthosis designed for use by individuas with upper extremity disabilities to support fractures of the humerus shaft. Made of Polyflex II (see also separate entry), both the Humerus and Ulna brace comes with two D-ring closure hook-and-loop straps and is similarly designed to support injuries or fractures of the ulna and humerus. SIZES: Both braces come in small, medium, or large.
The SAM Splint is a multi-purpose splint designed to immobilize arms, legs, fingers, or thumbs. Available in sizes to accommodate adults and children, this splint, also known as the Pocket Cast, can be used to immobilize any area of the body (including the neck) except the femur. Lightweight and waterproof, this splint can be folded or rolled and is invisible on x-rays. The 36-inch SAM is a universal splint that can be cut or folded to accommodate any need. The 18-inch SAM, also known as the SA
The Sarmiento Style Tibia Fracture Brace Proximal Support is a functional fracture brace made of moisture resistant, perforated low-density polyethylene plastic with foam padding on the anterior shell. This brace features overlapping anterior and posterior shells, politeal/hamstring relief for comfort while sitting, and a proximal cinch strap for patella support. Adjustment straps allow custom fitting and soft tissue compression. The brace extends from above the knee to the ankle and can be remo
The Shoulder Guard Over the Shoulder Humerus Fracture Brace is a fracture orthosis designed to provide protection of the deltoid area while allowing functional range of motion of the shoulder and elbow. Made of low-density, foam-lined, perforated polyethylene plastic, this brace is available in models for the right and left arm and features an extended posterior shell. It also features overlapping anterior and posterior shells enabling ease of adjustment to accommodate volumetric tissue changes.
The Sleeve for Dynafoam Elbow Extension Tube is an optional cover for the elbow and knee extension tubes (see separate entry) and is designed to aid in maintaining full extension. This flat sheet is made of polyethylene and slips under the cinch straps on the extension tube. The sleeve wipes clean. DIMENSIONS: Sleeve is 13/64 inches thick. SIZES: Small (##1136, ##1139), Medium (##1137, ##1140), and Large (##1138, ##1141) for knee or elbow extension tubes, or Extra Large (##1142) for knee extensi
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual who has had a stroke to wear her ankle foot orthosis while swimming. The solution was to purchase a pair of wetsuit booties used in scuba diving to hold the AFO in place in the absence of a shoe. TITLE: Beach Advice. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 25, Number 4, Summer 2005. PAGES: 6. Number of pages: 2 (including cover).
The Universal Elastic Abdominal Binder is a low back orthosis designed to support the abdominal muscles, provide uniform compression, and limit the expansion of the chest and abdominal area of individuals with weak or injured abdominal muscles. This elastic binder features low stitching. DIMENSIONS: Fits waists up to 43.5 inches.
Urias Pressure Splints, model 3821 Series, and model 3823L, are inflatable hand and ankle foot orthoses and wrist and forearm splints designed for therapy and proper limb positioning for use by adults with upper or lower extremity disabilities, neurological disabilities, or cerebral palsy. Designed to inhibit spasticity, assist movement patterns, expedite weight bearing and reduce edema, each splint consists of a double layer of washable PVC sheeting and features a plastic zipper closure for eas
The Versi-Splint Kit is a modular shin support, fracture orthosis, and wrist and forearm splint designed to provide support for injured or broken arms, hands, or legs. The kit includes 6 large and 2 small reusable, foam-padded ABS plastic splints with stretchable elastic straps for positioning or attaching splints to each other to create larger units or to create configurations to accommodate specific injuries. The kit includes a carrying bag. DIMENSIONS: Large splints are 11.5 inches long and s
The Wheaton Pedi-Walker is a lower extremity fracture orthosis designed for wear by children and adults with lower extremity fractures. Available for the right or left leg, this polyethylene brace is equipped with adjustable hook-and-loop closure straps and can be removed for skin care and adjusted to accommodate changes in swelling. SIZES: Size 1 fits feet 5.5 inches long, size 2 fits feet 6 inches long, size 3 fits feet 6.5 inches long, size 4 fits feet 7 inches long, size 5 fits feet 7.5 inch
The Wheaton Wrist Fracture Braces are upper extremity fracture orthosis designed for wear by children and adults with upper extremity fractures. Available for the right or left arm, these polyethylene braces are available with or without thumb control and are equipped with adjustable hook-and-loop closure straps. They can be removed for skin care or adjusted to accommodate changes in swelling. SIZES: Extra extra small (for children 5 to 7 years old), extra small (for children 8 to 9 years old),