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Stabimed®

Short soft orthesis/brace

  • Secure fit due to physioglide hinge
  • Proprioceptive effect due to precisley compression
  • High comfort due to medi Airtex+

 Medical specifications

Short, functional soft brace with flexion / extension limitation

Stabimed is a short knee soft brace with extension / flexion limit. The product is exclusively to be used for the orthotic fitting of the knee and only on intact skin.



Features

Product benefits

  • Safe collateral stabilisation by riged Frame

  • Extension and flexion limitation protects against damaging joint movements and relieves injured structures

  • Improvement of propriocetion to increase the own guidance and stabilisation of knee joint

  • Prevention of hyperextension

  • Limitations:

  • - Extension limitation at: 0°, 10°, 20°, 30°

  • - Flexion limitation at: 0°, 10°, 20°, 30°, 45°, 60°, 75°, 90°

  • - Immobilisation: 0°, 10°, 20°, 30°, 45°

Donning/fitting instructions

Open all straps and the two Velcro fasteners. Pull the two straps back a little so they don‘t hamper you when you put the brace on.
Now put your leg into a 45-degree angle flexion position. Wrap the brace tightly around your leg from the back and close it with the two Velcro strips.
Make sure that the kneecap is in the middle of the patella recess.
The centres of the brace joints should be at the top edge of the kneecap and just behind the lateral centre line of the leg.
Now close the bottom strap and then the top strap.
If possible, walk a few steps and check if the brace is properly fitted. Correct the fit of the brace at the leg, if required.

Wearing directions

Only change the extension and flexion limits on instruction from your doctor or orthotist. In order to prevent hyperextension, always insert extension wedges or 0° wedges. The wedges define the exact excursion of the orthosis. In difficult soft-tissue conditions, e.g. where the soft-tissues are under compression, it may be necessary to insert a larger wedge to limit the joint movement to the desired excursion. In addition, make sure that the orthosis joints are correctly positioned: the middles of the joints should be level with the upper border of the patella. The joint must lie behind the midline of the leg.

Details

Standard colours


Material components

Avional, polyamide, elastane, PU foam


Washing instructions

Please close the Velcro fasteners before washing and remove the ortheses. Soap residues, lotions and ointments can cause skin irritation and material wear.
Wash the product by hand, preferably using medi clean washing agent.

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


Size


Size

XS – XXXL

Medical specifications

Indications

  • Collateral lesions and instabilities
  • Mild to moderate instabilities of the knee joint
  • Chronische Instabilität
  • Meniscus injuries
  • Structural relaxation
  • Traumatic or degenerative deformities of the knee joint

Contraindications

  • Sensitivity and perfusion disorders of the legs or feet (e.g. in the case of diabetes)
  • Lymph outflow disorders, as well as undiagnosed swellings of soft issues, apart from the area of use

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