Cast Hinge Tool Kit

SKU: BCH/TK1 Category:

Tool kit for cast hinges containing

Features and benefits

»  Screwdriver
»  Indelible pencil
»  Scissors (5” & 7”)
»  Tape measure
»  Goniometer
»  Pen

Indications for use

»  Functional cast bracing is a mode of immobilisation for the upper and lower limbs. Immobilising the fracture but enabling the joints to flex and extended. This type of cast allows for early mobilisation of the fracture, yet allowing micro motion to aid healing and increase blood flow to soft tissue muscle and the fracture site. Prof. Sarmiento has conclusively proved that this mode of mobilisation improved healing and patients ability to be ambulant earlier than other modes of conventional.

Features and benefits

»  An innovate development for the use of the alignment jig; magnetic centres incorporated into the side arms for easy quick-release allow for accurate alignment of the hinges minimising lateral/collateral sheer forces across the knee
»  Proven ROM hinge with easy to set flexion and extension stops allow you to set the hinge easily whilst the brace is on the patient
»  Anti-tamper screw allows you to lock out the hinge at the desired setting

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