Genumedi® PT

Knee support

  • Precisely positioned pelottes
  • Silicone ring guides the patella
  • Individual pressure adjustment

 Medical specifications

Knee support promotes muscular balance in cases of patellar lateralisation

Genumedi PT is a knee support for patellar guidance. The product is exclusively to be used for the orthotic fitting of the knee and only on unbroken skin.


  • Prescribed by a doctor
  • This is supported by your health insurance

Features

Product benefits

  • Positive effect on the muscular structures that guide the patella to compensate for imbalance

  • Reduces muscle tone of vastus lateralis

  • Activates vastus medialis

  • Aterally reinforced silicone ring gently guides the patella for reliable movement in the femoral groove

  • Proprioceptive compression for reliable guidance and stabilisation of the joints

Wearing directions

Generally, the support can be worn all day. However, you should do so only if you are comfortable wearing the support. For long periods of rest (e.g. long sitting, car journeys, sleeping), the support should be removed.
If you suffer excessive pain or discomfort during wear, please take off the product immediately and contact your doctor or specialised shop.

Details

Standard colours


Material components

Poliamide, polyester, elastane, viscose


Washing instructions

Hook and loop fasteners should be closed for washing. Fabric softeners, fats, oils, lotions, ointments and soap residues can affect the material, hinder the climate comfort effect and cause skin irritations.
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

I – VII

Variants

Left
Right
Extrawide

Medical specifications

Indications

  • Patellofemoral pain syndrome in cases of:
  • Muscular imbalance
  • Patellar maltracking
  • Patellar lateralisation
  • Hypermobile patella
  • Malalignment
  • Postoperative treatment (patella stabilisation)

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

Further information

Videos

Knee support Genumedi® PT product video

The new Genumedi® soft support of medi – Because movement is key

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