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Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Arm Braces and Splints

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Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Arm Braces and Splints... also known as Upper Extremity Orthoses

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Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Arm Braces and Splints

  1. 1. Hand, Wrist, Elbow and ArmBraces and Splints<br />a.k.a.<br />Upper Extremity Orthoses<br />
  2. 2. Why Braces or Splints?<br />
  3. 3. Finger Orthoses<br />
  4. 4. Thumb Orthoses<br />“thumb post”<br />Leather thumb spica with wrist control<br />Plastic thumb spica<br />For arthritis of the thumb joints or tendinitis of the tendons in the thumb <br />
  5. 5. Wrist Orthoses<br />AirCast wrist brace<br />Custom made wrist brace<br />Immobilization to protect and support the wrist and hand<br /><ul><li>Arthritis
  6. 6. Tendinitis
  7. 7. Post surgical
  8. 8. carpal tunnel syndrome</li></li></ul><li>Elbow Orthoses<br />Elbow range of motion<br />Elbow strap for tennis/golf elbow<br />Band-It<br />AirCast<br />Elbow immobilization<br />Mayo Clinic Elbow Immobilizer<br />
  9. 9. These are only a few treatment options for your Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Arm<br />Custom Orthotic Design Group Ltd. will assess each patient to determine the most appropriate device to suit the medical condition. <br />
  10. 10. Thank You<br />For a free copy of this presentation, please contact Linda at lindalaakso@customorthotic.ca<br />www.customorthotic.ca<br />

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