Function: Immobilization and alignment of fracture while allowing range of motion at the shoulder and elbow joints.
Indication: Closed humeral fractures
Contraindication: Spasticity, open fractures, neurological deficit
Wrist Hand Orthosis (WHO)
Description: Soft material with rigid stay.
Function: Immobilizes the wrist and keeps it extended at 15 degrees.
Indication: Carpal tunnel fracture
Contraindication: Dramatic volume changes
Description: Soft material with rigid stays, and a range of motion joint that can be locked at any angle if needed.
Function: Elbow Immobilization or controlled range of motion.
Indication: Olecranon fractures. Distal humeral fractures.
Contraindication: Open Fractures, wrist or hand needs support as well.
Shoulder Orthosis Figure 8
Description: Figure of “8” Prefabricated. Dacron strapping that wraps around the shoulder
Function: Forces the shoulder into extension.
Indication: Clavicle fractures. Posture support.