The orthesis serves to rigid fixation of the wrist. The rigidity is ensured by upper longitudinal splint and plastic insert in the area of palm and fingers. Particularly the undisplaced fractures of the distal radius can be treated by this type of orthesis only, there is no need to use any previous plaster fixations.
Orthopaedics, traumatology, surgery, neurology, rehabilitation
|Wrist girth [cm]||14 - 16||16 - 18||18 - 20||20 - 22||22 – 24|
3 layers => cotton fabric + foam + bath textile
elastic, compression sandwich material; the inner layer is made of cotton fabric, non-irritating and anti-allergic for skin; the middle layer is made of elastic and soft foam that is hydrophilic; the outer layer is made of elastic fabric of bath-textile type