The Rhizosplint is manufactured from a thermo-formable material. A robust plastic for daily activities and comfortable to wear.
Includes a perspiration absorbent cushion inlay and provides free movement of the radial wrist.
Immobilisation of the unstable thumb saddle and immobilisation of hypermobile base joint of the thumb, countervailing subluxation.
Indications for use of Rhizosplint
» Osteoarthritis of the thumb
» Arthrosis of metacarpal joint
» Tendon instability in the thumb area
» Tendon irritations in the thumb area
» After surgery/fracture in the region of the first metacarpal joint, thumb saddle joint and base joint of the thumb
Features and benefits
» Immobilisation of unstable thumb saddle
» Immobilisation of hypermobile base joint of the thumb
» Free movement of the radial wrist
» Countervailing subluxation
» Robust plastic for daily activities and comfortable to wear
» Includes a perspiration absorbent cushion inlay
» Thermo-formable material
» Can be hand washed and air dried