Immobilizer shoulder, made of a special padded fabric allowing adhesion velcro across the support surface.
EFFECTS AND ADVANTAGES
Manufacturing single measure, its solid construction makes it a safe and comfortable support for the patient. Versatile for their adaptability can be used in patients of any age, as well as right or left limb. Its Velcro fastening system makes it a user-friendly and quick placement.
Therapeutic purpose. Immobilization of shoulder abduction and rotation. This immobilizing brace is used in those pathologies in which a complete rest of the glenohumeral joint is required. Indicated for treatment of fractures of humerus, clavicle and acromioclavicular dislocation.
1. Place the support arm and adapted around the elbow. The elbow must be set to the closed end. 2. Adjust the length of the support by bending the distal end inwardly until the desired length. 3. Close the support on the hand applying the closure strip with rings, the central ring must always be located in the upper arm. The position of the second ring can be placed in the anterior or posterior part and allows variations in the locking setting. 4. To keep the arm in the correct position, move the tape from the support bybehind his back and pick off the neck. Pass through the center ring, securing it to the desired height by velcro. 5. To keep the shoulder immobilizer attach one end at the elbow belt. Pass it around the patient's back. 6. The other end is fixed to the other ring of the closure strip with rings. 7. The stun belt can be adjusted at will in order to provide the comfort and security needed. It is easy to apply, adjust and very comfortable for the patient.