Palmar Forearm Splint with Thumb Support, basic S

Size: Small S
Sides: Left
Catalog Number: 74 411 119
Price:
$88.00

Other versions of this product:

Description:

This splint is used to support the wrist, hand and fingers and thumb after injury, surgery, degenerative disease.

You can also purchase additional Palmar Forearm Splint with Thumb (Left) Terry Cloth Liners.


Indications:

This splint is used for immobilization of the wrist, hand and fingers in cases of injury, following surgery, as a conservative treatment of tendonitis, and treatment for degenerative diseases like arthritis. Can be used as a resting splint.


How to use:

Place the injured limb into the splint and, with careful and gentle pressure, adjust the splint. The hand and arm should be fixed into the proper position. Fasten the straps provided. Opening the straps allows for the splint to be removed.


General Info:

The advise and assistance of a professionally competent person is advised for the first time use. The splints are not sterile; do not use on an open wound. Fine adjustment/readjustment can be made without removing the splint. To avoid injury from sharp metallic edged, the splints should never be cut. To increase wearing comfort, additional liners can be ordered separately. Basic version splints use cloth straps for comfort however, when full circular support is needed the forte version should be used. The forte version has straps which are manufactured from the same aluminum core as the splint.


Measurement / Additional info:
Sizes Marking Measurement*
4 Small S < 17.5 cm
6 Medium M 17.5 - 19 cm
8 Large L 19 < cm

* length of hand