Genumedi® E⁺motion®

Sporty knee support

  • Integrated silicone quartz pad with 3D profile
  • Integrated silicone dot coating for a firm hold
  • Sporty design

 Medical specifications

Knee support with patella silicone ring

Genumedi E⁺motion is a knee support with patella silicone ring. The product is exclusively to be used for the orthotic fitting of the knee and only on unbroken skin



Features

Product benefits

  • Massage effect silicone insert

  • Improves the blood circulation and aids absorption of haematomas and oedemas

  • Improves proprioception and muscular support (stabilisation of the knee)


How does it work?/Mode of action

The integrated silicone ring of the Genumedi reduces stress on the
kneecap. Together with the compression of the knitted fabric, it causes
a massage effect. This enhances perfusion of the joint and decreases
swelling and effusion. Irritation and pain are alleviated. At the same
time, muscular control and inherent stabilisation of the knee joint are
improved.
Supports are most beneficial during physical activity. The support can
in principle be worn throughout the day. This must depend on how
comfortable the wearer is. Moreover, the knee may not be bent by
more than 70° when sitting. The support should be removed for long
breaks (e.g. long periods sitting, long drives or sleeping).
If you suffer excessive pain or discomfort during wear, please take off
the product immediately and contact your doctor or specialised shop.
The support is suitable for use in water. After use, please rinse
thoroughly.

Donning/fitting instructions

Grasp the support with the thumb on the internal upper end of the lateral knob adhesive bands. Pull the support over the knee in such a way that the silicone ring covers the kneecap centrally and free of pressure. To take off the support, grasp the lower lateral rods and pull it
downwards and away. Please take care that trained staff instruct you when putting on the
support for the first time.

Details

Standard colours


Material components

Polyamide, polyester, elastane


Washing instructions

The silicone ring does not need to be removed before washing. (See figs.
5 on how to re-insert). Fabric softener, fats, oils and ointments can
attack the material and the Clima Comfort Effect can be impaired. Soap
residues can cause skin irritation and material wear.
Wash the product by hand, preferably using a medi clean detergent,
or in delicate cycle at 30°C using a mild detergent without fabric
conditioners.

  • Do not bleach.
  • Leave to dry naturally.
  • Do not iron.
  • Do not dry clean.


Size


Size

2
3
4
5
6

Medical specifications

Indications

  • Slight instability of the knee joint
  • Articular effusions and swellings
  • Chronic post-operative and post-traumatic inflammation
  • Osteoarthritis and arthritis
  • Patello femoral pain syndrome

Contraindications

  • Diseases or injuries of the skin in the area of use, especially with inflammatory symptoms (excessive warming, swelling or reddening)
  • Sensitivity and perfusion disorders of the legs (e.g. in the case of diabetes)
  • Lymph outflow disorders, as well as undiagnosed swellings of soft tissues, apart from the area of use

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