The paediatric Leg Gaiter is made to measure for a perfect fit. Designed to stabilise the leg, and either restrict or assist movement depending on the indications for use. Flexion gaiters for when flexion is required and extension gaiters keep the arm or leg in extension for prolonged stretch/immobilisation.
Indications for use:
» Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
» Sprains, strains or weakened joints
» Support during the night
Features and benefits:
» To control, stabilise, limit or immobilise an extremity joint
» To provide ease of movement resulting in reduced pain.
» To restrict movement in a given direction.
» To aid rehabilitation following a fracture or break and removal of the cast.
» Extension gaiters for keeping the arm or leg in extension for prolonged stretch/immobilisation.
» Flexion gaiters are recommended if flexion is required due to contractures for example.
» Extensive pattern choice that is regularly updated.
» Standard Leg extension gaiters keep the arm or leg in extension for prolonged stretch/immobilisation.