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Upper limb support AM-KG-AM/1RE

Redressing brace for elbow joint AM-KG-AM/1RE

ELBOW IMMOBILIZER WITH HAND SPLINT AND ADJUSTABLE ROM

Product description

Elbow Rom Brace AM-KG-AM/1RE was developed to provide full stabilization of the upper limb, including elbow joint, wrist, carpus, metacarpus, phalangeal and interphalangeal area.

Upper limb support AM-KG-AM/1RE

The Orthosis is provided with Splint Mod. 1RE- single axis, Range of Motion- regulation each 15º increments, hyperextension -15º and -30º.
The characteristics of Splint 1RE- provides full stabilization of Elbow Joint, ultra-light weight, the regulation of range of motion is obtained WITHOUT USE of any additional tools, splint safety system prevents unauthorized adjustments of the flexion and hyperextension.
Splint 1RE is made of high quality Aluminum Alloy and plastic material reinforced with Carbon Fibre. The materials composition avoids the deterioration of the splint caused by sweat and guarantees the correct functionality of the hinge.
The wrist support contains the wrap-around stabilization strap on fingers. The arm sling supplied with the brace is additionally equipped with comfortable pad on shoulder.

 

 

The wrist immobiliser with anatomically shaped palm strip

The wrist immobiliser is equipped with anatomically shaped palm strip provided with length regulation system.

Upper limb support AM-KG-AM/1RE

In order to obtain the perfect adjustment and fitting on upper limb, the arm and forearm cuffs incorporate the polyethylene buckles allowing adjustment of velcro straps.
The Wrist supports is provided with Fingers Separator and Arm Sling.

Per customer request, the standard separator may be substituted for neurological separator which stabilizes each finger separately. Extra price.

separator neurologiczno-reumatologiczny

 

In addition, for this brace you can purchase special neuro-rheumathological fingers separator. It provides proper position of fingers and maintains optimal abduction of the proximal phalanxes in case of neurological or rheumatological disorders. When the spasticity occurs, the separator prevents the fingers against the excessive “squeezing”. In case of Swan-Neck Deformity in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), the device construction with special fastening, correct the fingers from ulnar to neutral position. Maintaining of the optimal neutral hand position allows to stop the process of neurological or degeneration diseases.

The brace is made of skin-friendly material AirDistance II.

AirDistance II is an innovative technological fabric. It’s 3-layered lamination, made of 3 parts: durable and self-gripping and polyamide layer, off-loading EVA foam and polyamide 3D spacer material. External part is used to attach hard components. EVA foam off-loads these splints and internal 3D spacer layer provides high air permeability and minimal water and moisture absorption. It is also waterproof.

Available sizes

Size The length from the lateral epicondyle of the humerus to the wrist How to measure
Single size min 17 cm – max 31 cm
Size Arm circumference 6 cm above the center of the elbow (A) Forearm circumference 6 cm below the center of the elbow (B) How to measure
Single size min 22 cm – max 44 cm min 22 cm -max 36 cm

Left/right side available.

Indications

  • Elbow instabilities
  • Medial or Lateral Epicondyle Fractures
  • Postoperative care after prosthesis implantation
  • Postoperative care of elbow ligament instabilities
  • Conservative treatment of elbow luxation or dislocation including wrist
  • Contractures with or without radial or ulnar
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • During rehabilitation process
  • Central or Peripheral neurological injuries

Splint 1RE

Ergonomic single axis orthopaedic splint. The splint contains adjustment of the flexion and extension angle every 15° and over-extension adjustment in the joint in the range: – 15° and -30°. The splint is characterized by perfect lateral stabilization and very low weight. The adjustment of the angle can be done without any tools, the system is additionally secured so the angle can’t be changed by an unauthorized person. The splint is made of high quality aluminum alloy and plastic with carbon fibre, therefore it is light and resistant to sweat and salt, properly firm and assuring correct functioning of the product. The splint and its design have been patented in the European Union by our Company.

Optional equipment

Neurological fingers separator

Neurological fingers separator

Downloads

Code AM-KG-AM/1RE
Trade Name UPPER-EXTREMITY SUPPORT
Model AM-KG-AM/1RE

CEMedical products class 1 – conforming the directive of the Board (93/42/EWG) concerning medical products. Producer of orthopedic and medical products, firma REH4MAT issued appropriate EC declaration of conformity.