Wrist Braces

Supportive Protective Wrist Braces

A Supportive Protective Wrist Brace is a wrist support and bracing used to support and protect the wrist due to minor injury.

Softer braces provide support in such a way as not to completely immobilise the wrist, and are used mainly as protective braces as a result of physical activity. A softer brace is also suitable for post-surgery use.

Supportive Protective Wrist Braces are available in a full range of styles and sizes.

Wrist Wrap

A Wrist Wrap is used to support and protect the wrist due to minor injury.

Features

  • Unique boomerang design.
  • Wraps around base of thumb and wrist.
  • Thumb piece allows for extra compression and support at the base of thumb.

Indications

  • Tendonitis.
  • Sprains.
  • Arthritis.
  • Post-operative therapy.

Standard Buckled Wrist Splint

Features

  • A Standard Buckled Wrist Splint is a wrist brace that is used to support and protect the wrist due to minor injury
  • Provides compression and support for the wrist.
  • Aluminium stay pre-bent to 15-208 wrist extension.
  • Wrap-around wrist- strap provides added support to the wrist.
  • Easy and comfortable fit.

Indications

  • Reduction of pain associated with arthritis.
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome.
  • Tendonitis and other wrist disorders.

Quick Wrist

A Quick Wrist is a wrist brace that is used to support and protect the wrist due to minor injury.

Features

  • Pre-shaped aluminium wrist extension.
  • Wrap-around strap offers additional support.
  • Lightweight material
  • Offers superior rigid support.
  • Aluminium stay restricts movement and stabilises the wrist.
  • Lycra insert ensures comfortable fit.
  • Brace fastens easily and securely.
  • Wrist is immobilised while fingers can still move freely.

Indications

  • Stable fractures.
  • After removing cast.
  • Tendonitis.
  • Arthritis.
  • Post-operative treatment.
  • Ligament and muscle injuries where immobilisation of the wrist is required.

Wristlock

A Wristlock is a wrist brace that is used to support and protect the wrist due to minor injury.

Features

  • Superior lightweight material.
  • Pre-shaped aluminium wrist extension.
  • Wrap-around strap offers additional support.
  • Offers superior rigid support.
  • Aluminium stay restricts movement and stabilises the wrist.
  • Lycra insert ensures comfortable fit.
  • Straps fasten easily and securely through buckles.
  • Wrist is immobilized while fingers can still move freely.

Indications

  • Stable fractures.
  • On removal of cast.
  • Tendonitis.
  • Arthritis.
  • Post-operative treatment.
  • Ligament and muscle injuries where immobilisation of the wrist is required.

Corrective Wrist Braces

A corrective wrist brace is a brace that is used to correct abnormalities of the wrist and hand area.

Bunnell hand splints

  • A Bunnell hand splint is a splint that is used to correct abnormalities of the wrist and hand area.

Features

  • A Bunnell hand splint applies sound biochemical principles and gentle dynamic forces in the treatment of joint contractures and joint stiffness.
  • The Bunnell splint induces corrective treatment by means of its unique construction, comprising spring-steel and elastic bands.
  • Orthopedic grade felt padding.
  • Easily adjustable.
  • Malleable stainless-steel and spring wire can easily be reshaped.
  • Intensity of treatment can easily be adjusted by adding or removing elastic bands.

More information on the popular Bunnel splint can be obtained in consultation with a medical specialist.

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