This 3D Printed Bionic Hand is a hand made for people without hands to give them the ability to function with a hand. It is 3D printed, can be made at home, and for a fraction of the cost. Normally, a prosthetic hand would cost £80,000, but this bionic hand costs under £2,000. This prosthetic was developed to give disabled people more control over their lives and accessibility.
The 6674 Lap Strap Cover is foam strap padding that wraps around seat belt or lap belt webbing to prevent digging into sensitive skin or other pressure areas. This padding can also be used for backpacks, shoulder bags, etc. The cover is designed for use with 1.5- or 2-inch lap straps. DIMENSIONS: 14 inches (Small) or 18 inches (Large). COLOR: Black or casa tan.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a robotic orthosis to assist individuals with mobility disabilities with gait. 7-miles is an exosketal orthosis for the leg. This innovative system of robotic leg braces supports the body and assists the user's natural walking motion with compact and powerful linear electric motors that assist the hips and knees. The device supports a person from their gluteal area down to the ankle. It does not restrict the range of motion and is very
The Acuback heat roller is designed to relieve tension with therapeutic warmth. IT is microwavable and offers back and neck support. Nubby or textured supports create acupuncture-like therapy to release tight muscles and the design recreates the natural curve of the lumbar spine. Realigns the upper back and neck. Place it under neck, lower back, legs, or hands. Warm in microwave for one minute for 75 minutes of deep, soothing heat. Carrying case included.
This item is a self-massager designed for fibromyalgia sufferers or for those who have cramping knots in their muscles or trigger points anywhere on the body. It is portable for use at work and while traveling, provides quick relief of tension headaches, and is made for reaching hard to reach places on the body.
The AIR CAM® Adjustable Walker Boot is an orthotic designed for people with a lower extremity disability to treat stable fractures and sprains. The device has a lowered rocker design and CAM adjustability ranging from neutral to 45° plantar/dorsiflexion with the turn of a screw. Unique ankle joint allows easy access adjustment and aluminum uprights for further customization. Fix the ankle or prescribe a range of motion. Also has a pneumatic liner for a more natural gait with increased support an
Akton Padding is an elastomer product designed for lining splints, shoes, or gloves to diffuse and distribute pressure. This material also helps to reduce the energy of impacts and reduce skin shear and will not bottom out. DIMENSIONS: Available in sheets of 1/8 x 10 x 13.5 inches, 3/16 x 10 x 13.5 inches, or 0.25 x 10 x 13.5 inches.
AliCover is a foam material designed for use as a covering for orthoses. The cover is made of AliPlast 4E (see separate entry), a closed-cell polyethylene foam. The AliPlast 4E is laminated to a durable blue knit nylon, and the cover is applied with 3M Spray 90 or another adhesive spray to attach to the splint or support. AliCover is also available with an adhesive backing. DIMENSIONS: AliCover measures 1/16 x 29 x 8 feet ($33, no. 4437) or 1/16 x 29 x 50 feet ($120, no. 4438). AliCover Self-Sti
Alimed Super Constructa Foam is tough, lightweight, flexible but firm mini-cell polyethylene foam material designed for customized positioning, seating, and support systems. This waterproof foam can be used without covering or finishing, or vinyl-dipped if a tough skin is desired. The material withstands repeated compression and abuse and returns to its original shape. It can bear heavy weights for extended time periods. The foam is sold by the slab. DIMENSIONS: 1 x 24 x 48 inches (##4925), 2 x
Alimed T-Stick is adhesive backed, open-cell T-Foam (Temper Foam). Temper foam contours and molds with body heat and pressure to match the individual's anatomical detail. This foam is used in treatment of hypertrophic scars and other conditions where even pressure distribution is essential. As tissue volume or shape changes, T-Stick padding remains in total contact, uniformly cushioning and supporting the person's injury. DIMENSIONS: 16 x 18 x 1 inches (##4160 Soft, ##4161 Medium) and 18 x 24 x
The AliMed® D2™ Night Splint is a dynamic night splint for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities to wear at night and get pain relief from plantar fasciitis using a pivoting dorsal shell and dynamic cord to help gently stretch the plantar fascia and calf musculature. The pivoting shell and dynamic cord allows some normal plantarflexion of the foot during sleep and returns foot to a dorsiflexed position when the muscles relax. The user can adjust the splint to ensure a comfort leve
AliPlast is a cross-linked, closed-cell, heat modable, polyethylene foam material used for a variety of orthotic applications. There are five types of AliPlast that vary in firmness and stiffness. ALIPLAST 4E: For padding and cushioning splints and casts. Tensile strength of 80 to 110; density of 4 pounds per cubic foot; compressive strength at 50 percent compression is 35 to 45. ALIPLAST 6A: Effective for foot orthotics and many types of hand splints. Tensile strength of 110 to 140; density of
AliPlast 2E (Quickstick Padding) is adhesive-backed foam padding designed for use with splints for people with carpal tunnel syndrome or other upper or lower extremity disabilities. This soft, flexible, and waterproof padding is used with splints and strap padding or tool and utensil buildups. It consists of thermoplastic closed-cell foam that is resistant to perspiration, bacteria or odors. The padding can also be used for cushioning hard edges on beds and wheelchairs. For extra strong bondi
The Aralon Stockinette Dispenser (25 yd. roll), model 79100, is a prosthetic aid designed to provide superior impact quality, fatigue resistance and thermal stability with little change in dimension over normal temperature changes. Constructed from Kevlar, this stockinette is designed to be 2 and a half times superior in ratio of fiber strength to weight as compared to fiberglass. Available in 2, 3, 4 and 5 inch widths, this product is compatible with both polyester and epoxy.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Aids those who need additional cushioned foot support. Sponge and fabric materials make up the support. COMMENTS: The product is designed for those who wish to have a custom fitted and economical option for arch support.
This Back Huggar is a contoured cushion designed for individuals with back pain, spinal pain, illness or disability to provide rigid support and help alleviate lower back fatigue. Features an insert which can be removed by those who want to reduce the product depth or modify the lumbar curve. Promotes good posture and correct spinal alignment. Comes with an elesticised strap enabling attachment to car seat or chair. Portable and lightweight so it can be used on any chair, removable cover for cle
Back-to-Back Hook and Loop is hook-and-loop fastener designed for use with splints and other orthotics, or for positioning or restraint applications. The hook is on one side and the loop is on the other, permanently bonded back-to-back. DIMENSIONS: Available in rolls of 1 x 10 yards, 2 x 10 yards, 5/8 x 10 yards, 1 x 25 yards, or 2 x 25 yards. COLOR: White hook and royal blue loop.
Bandage Scissors are cast and splint scissors designed for use in casting and splinting. These right-handed scissors are designed for fracture brace trimming and have stainless steel blades with plastic tips. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches long.
The Bassett Lumbar Support is a back support designed for those individuals with back pain to provide lumbar support assisting with relief of pain. Works with the spines natural curvature. Can be used in the car, office, lounge, etc. Allows air circulation, prevents perspiration. Light weight - easy to carry.
Beta Pile (##4192) is splint strapping material made of plush, hook-sensitive, brushed nylon fabric used to cover splints. The material is sold in rolls. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 48 inches per roll.
Beta Pile II Loop is splint strapping material made of soft polyfoam between a top and bottom of soft fabric. The strapping has hook-sensitive pile on both sides, so Velcro-type closures can be made on either side. This double-sided hook feature and the fact that cut edges will never fray or unravel allows for special strap designs. Due to the polyfoam padding, stress to soft tissue is eliminated and patient compliance may be increased due to increased comfort. This strapping is sold by the rol
Beta Pile III Loop is splint strap material, similar to Velcro loop, made of soft polyfoam padding for long term (at least 5000 closures) loop and hook fastener applications. This strapping material is sold by the roll. DIMENSIONS: 1-inch x 25 yards (##4470 and ##4481), 1.5 inches x 25 yards (##4471 and ##4482), and 2 inches x 25 yards (##4472 and ##4483). COLORS: White or Beige.
The Cast Scissors for Serial Finger Casts are cast and splint scissors designed for use in finger splint and cast removal. For right- or left-handed use, these stainless steel scissors have slanted cutting surfaces for excellent force while maintaining safety. DIMENSIONS: The scissors are 3.5 inches long and the slanted surfaces are 0.5 inch long.
Checkerboard is foam material made of high density foam cut to a checker board pattern for pressure relief. Sold in sheets.
The Closed Cell Foam Padding, model 7173, is adhesive-backed foam padding rolls designed for use with splints for people with carpal tunnel syndrome or other upper or lower extremity disabilities. This firm closed cell adhesive backed foam is used to pad splint straps or to build up handles. DIMENSIONS: 1/8 x 6 x 10 inches.
Closed cell, plastic foam with adhesive backing, 1/8 inch thick. Does not absorb moisture, will not bottom out. Box of 12 sheets, 6 by 10 inches.
Cloth-Covered Sorbothane Adhesive Padding is adhesive- backed foam padding designed for use in splints, gloves, or footwear for people with carpal tunnel syndrome or other upper or lower extremity disabilities. This padding helps to dissipate the energy of impacts and distribute pressure over a large area. This self-adhesive padding can also be applied to tool handles to provide a built-up grip. DIMENSIONS: 1/8 x 12 x 6, 6/8 x 12 x 6, and 1/4 x 12 x 6 inches.
The Comfort Gel Pillow for Cool Head and Neck Therapy is a pillow designed to cradle the head and reduce tension. The cool therapy and gel make-up is made for individuals with neck, shoulder, or spine swelling, or misalignment. Can also be used for the knees. Includes a gel pillow and a zippered case and two powder gel packs. The water gel cooling technology helps provide relief for the neck, shoulder, knees, etc. Gel is made by mixing the powder with distilled water. To adjust the firmness of t
Constructa Foam is lightweight, rigid, closed-cell polyethylene based foam material designed to be simultaneously firm, supportive, and resilient. Suggested uses are customized positioning, seating, and support systems. The foam is generally covered because its surface is somewhat abrasive to the touch. DENSITY: Medium is 2, Firm is 6, X-Firm is 9, and Super Constructa is 2 pounds per cubic foot. DIMENSIONS: Constructa Foam is available in cylinders (2, 4, or 6-inch diameter x 36 inches) and sla
The Cotton Stockinette Dispenser, model 79300, is a prosthetic aid made from 100% natural long staple length cotton with special rib knit designed for maximum stretch. Available in 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10 and 12 inch widths.
The Curved Mayo Scissors are cast and splint scissors designed for use in splint and brace fitting. Designed for right- or left-handed use, these stainless steel scissors have curved blades for trimming braces and splints as hardening of the material begins. DIMENSIONS: 6 3/8 inches long.
Curved Scissors are cast and splint scissors designed for use in splinting and casting. These right-handed scissors cut curves to the right or left and have heavy-duty chrome-plated blades for use on warm splinting material. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches long.
The Cushion Premium Back Support is designed for those individuals with a back pain to support curve of the lower spine and to promote healthy posture. Ideal for people who sit for long periods. Suitable for usage in the home, car or office.
This Deep-Penetrating Infrared Light (DPL) is designed for individuals with arthritis or fibromyalgia or any disability which causes poor circulation or tight muscles and/or achy joints. Stimulates cellular regeneration and activates endorphins which block pain-transmitting chemicals or nerves. Can replenish skin cells and stimulate the formation of elastin, a regenerating protein, and collagen, a structural protein/connective tissue. Not intended to diagnosed, treat, curve, or prevent any disea
The deluxe neck cushion is designed for individuals with a disability that causes neck pain. The inflatable cushion has three air chambers that expand vertically to provide back traction and gently stretches the neck and shoulders. Also helps relieve pain from compressed desks. Portable- use anywhere. Fits most necks. Purple. Smooth velvet material. Be sure slow air release valve is closed before pumping. Hook and Loop Fasteners.
The Dynacast Extra Casting Tape is a lightweight and durable low tack synthetic cast bandage. To apply, dip tape in cold water and wrap as for a plaster cast. The tape will set in three to five minutes. SIZES: Two separate sizes are available including 2 inches x 4 yards, and 4 inches by 4 yards. COLORS: Blue, white, purple, and pink.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a wearable, artificially intelligent device that provides power and assists individuals with paraplegia to stand and walk. The eLEGS is an exoskeletal orthosis for the legs that provides support for standing and and initiates leg movement. eLEGS has a unique knee flexion that provides a natural human gait that allows it to handle mixed terrains and reach speeds in excess of 2 miles per hour in certain conditions. It consists of two frame
The Esmarch Cast Scissors, model A6684, are cast and splint scissors designed for use in splint and cast removal and fitting. These stainless steel scissors are designed for cutting inner layers of casts or synthetic casting and splinting materials and feature long handles for leverage, as well as slanted blades. DIMENSIONS: The handles are 5.75 inches long and the blades are 2.25 inch long. Total length is 8 inches.
Ethafoam is a polyethylene foam used in the underlayment of contour in seating. Foam sheets are sold 3 per case. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 24 x 3 feet.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an exoskeletal glove for an individual with grasping difficulties. Charalampos Ioannou developed an exoskeletal glove after observing his grandmother having difficultly holding a remote control in her hand. This metallic orthotic glove that fits over the hand and supports the movements of the hand. The glove is controlled by the movement (kinetic stimulus) of the user's hand. It is intended for use by individuals with motor disabilities
The Ezeform and Ezeform Light Splinting Material are designed for use by individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities requiring a customized splint. Ezeform is a strong, durable, thermoplastic synthetic that provides a resistant stretch with superior draping and conforming qualities. Its excellent rigidity make it ideal for hand, knee, ankle and body splints, and it requires no reinforcement. Both Ezeform and Ezeform Light, a lightweight version of the former, soften in hot water and
Fashions for Casts are cast covers designed for use over fiberglass casts. Available for arm or leg casts, each washable cast cover is constructed of quality fabric with four-way stretch, allowing the cover to fit snugly over the cast. The covers can be hand washed and towel dried. SIZES: The arm cast cover is available in child small, child medium/large, adult small, adult medium, or adult large, or custom size. Measure length and width for leg cast size. COLOR: Arm cast covers are available in
Fiskars Scissors are general purpose and cast and splint scissors designed for use in casting and splinting. Available for right- or left-handed use, these stainless-steele scissors have plastic handles and leave a smooth edge when used on warm splinting material. DIMENSIONS: The scissors are 8 inches long.
Fiskars Softouch Scissors are general purpose and cast and splint scissors designed for use by individuals with arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome. Designed for right- or left-handed use, these scissors have oversized cushioned handles that distribute pressure evenly. A gentle spring action opens the blades automatically after every cut. An easy-slide lock secures the blades in the closed position for storage.
The FootSmart Ball of Foot Fabric Lined Gel Cushion is designed for people with foot pain, to relieve metatarsal pain from metatarsalgia, from callouses/corns, or from wearing high heels by providing a gel cushion in between two pieces of fabric on the ball of the foot. Has a toe loop/fabric stringed around the second and third toes. Washable. Hypoallergenic. Not recommended for persons with diabetes.
The Gel bunion toe spreader is designed for individuals who need bunion relief. This product eases pain, reduces joint pressure and properly aligns toes. Protects the big toe from friction. Gel slowly releases medical grade mineral oil to protect skin. Fits the big toe on your right or left foot. Hand wash. Air dry completely before next use. Sprinkle with talcum powder if gel becomes tacky.
The Grip Cuff is a grasping aid designed for use by individuals with arthritics, carpal tunnel syndrome, or grasping disabilities. The pad covers the palm and fingers, while the top of the hand is uncovered to prevent overheating. Wide wrist straps provide support to the wrists. The neoprene hand pads attach to the woven cotton wrist straps with Velcro. Both pads and straps can be adjusted to hand shape and wrist size.
The Gypsona/Gypsona "S" Casting Materials are splinting materials designed for use by individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities. The material consists of a creamy consistency with durable molding properties. LPL4 sets in four minutes and LPL2 sets in 2 minutes. Casts made of Gypsona casting material can be removed by soaking in warm water and unraveling the material. DIMENSIONS: Gypsona, Gypsona "S" LPL2 Super Fast and Gypsona "S" LPL4 Fast, are all available in rolls measuring
Hapla Fleecy Foam is splint material padding designed for use in splints and orthotics. This soft, self-adhesive medical-grade open-cell foam can be used to line splints or to cushion pressure areas to prevent skin breakdown and increase comfort. DIMENSIONS: 3/16 x 9 x 18 inches.
Hapla Fleecy Web is splint material padding designed for use in splints and orthotics. This soft, self-adhesive material has a slightly raised felt surface and can be stretched in one direction to make it more conforming. This cotton material can be used to line splints, especially around the thumb, or to cushion pressure areas to prevent skin breakdown and increase comfort. DIMENSIONS: 9 x 16 inches.
The HealFast Bandage is a prototype bandage that provides electrically-accelerated wound healing, particularly suited to help diabetic patients speed up the closure of their chronically unhealing sores. HealFast features single-handed usage for people with less dexterous or arthritic fingers. An electrical field, when applied radially to a wound, starts and accelerates healing.
High Density Foam, no. 180, is a firm, open-cell, ester-type polyurethane foam material designed for cushions needing pressure relieving cutouts. DIMENSIONS: 1 x 16 x 18 inches.
Hook and Loop Velcro Tape is hook and loop fasteners designed for use in therapeutic settings, with orthotics, to adapt clothing, or to secure items to wheelchair trays and other surfaces. Available with pressure- sensitive or standard backs, the Hook Tape and the Loop Tape are sold in individual rolls DIMENSIONS: 10- or 25-yard rolls available in 1-, 1.5-, or 2-inch widths. COLOR: White, beige or black.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of robotic legs to assist individuals with mobility disabilities and/or paralysis to walk. Professor Yoshiyuki Sankai of CYBERDYNE Inc. has developed the Hybrid Assistive Limb (HAL), an exo-skeletal orthosis for both arms and legs that provides support and initiates limb movement. Professor Sankai was inspired by Noboru Matsumoto suffered severe brain injuries that caused speech and walking disabilities although he retained some movement in
HyperIce Knee is designed to provide cold therapy for athletes or those who experience knee pain, inflammation from strains/sprains, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL), Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)/Meniscus strains or tears, patella tendonitis (jumper's knee), Iliotibial Band Syndrome (runner's knee). Each HyperIce device is composed of two parts that work together as a system to maximize cold and compression and deliver optimal cold therapy. It comes with two components: Hyperice Compres
The Incredibrace knee support is designed for a young adult to adult with arthritis or other disabilities which affect the knee joint. The Incredibrace is made out of soft and stretchy material and fits snugly around the knee, from mid-thigh to upper-calf. The Incredibrace is retains heat around muscles, helps promote blood flow and healing. It is made from germanium fiber, bamboo charcoal, and spandex. Is machine washable.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered exoskeleton orthosis that allows users with spinal cord injury, recovering from stroke, or with other mobility disabilities to walk independently. The Indego is a powered exoskeletal orthosis designed for use by people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury, stroke or brain injury, and other conditions that impair a persons ability to walk or stand independently. It fastens around the user's waist and
The Joint Cinch is a finger flexion splint strap designed for use with individuals with disabilities of the fingers. This strap aids in restoring passive finger flexion using steady, non-elastic force. This strap can be applied in a variety of ways to accommodate degrees of finger extension contractures. SIZES: One size. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 0.5 x 18 inches.
The Kickstart Walking System is an exoskeletal orthosis and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or walking disabilities or neurological injuries or disabilities such as stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, or muscular dystrophy. Worn over clothing, this custom-fabricated orthosis helps the user regain his or her ability to walk by providing a boost of energy to help swing the leg forward at each step, reinforcing correct walking mo
The Lend-A-Hand is a universal assistive device designed for use by individuals with arthritics, mobility or upper extremity disabilities and helps provide additional arm? support, leverage and strength while raking,? painting and other day to day activities.? The device increases mobility, while decreasing the strain on the individual’s shoulders, arms, back and legs. Lend-A-Hand helps people play golf, wash cars, paint, rake, sweep and wash floors, go fishing and endless other activities and d
The Master Rolling Wrist Rest is a rolling wrist rest designed for individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome and other upper extremity disabilities to have a more ergonomic workstation. The design lets the user roll from mouse to keyboard without lifting their wrist. The independent wheel rotation on the bottom rolls smoothly in any direction. There is soft foam padding that provides comfort and support. Ergonomic to help reduce joint stress during prolonged computer use.
Moleskin Rolls are soft, adhesive-back foam padding rolls designed for use with splints. DIMENSIONS (TxWxL): 1/32 inch x 12 inches x 5 yards.
Moleskin Rolls model A4382, are adhesive-backed foam padding rolls designed for use with splints. This soft, high-quality padding is self-adhesive with a paper backing. A dispenser box is included. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): .3125 inch x 12 inches x 5 yards.
Molestick Padding is adhesive-backed foam padding designed for use with splints. This soft, open-cell padding is easily repositioned or replaced. DIMENSIONS (TxWxL): 1/8 inch x 6 inches x 6 yards or 1/8 inch x 9 inches x 4 yards.
The Mould-A-Backbrace is a custom back brace designed for those individuals who have a back pain to fir the user's shape and provide back support. The Mould-A-Backbrace should always be fitted by qualified practitioners.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a temporary training device that assists patients who have experienced a stroke to recover faster and overcome fine and gross motor disabilities. The neuroelectric signals of some stroke victims are too low for complete muscle contraction. Move On is an exoskeletal orthosis that is strapped to a person's leg, hip and lower torso. The device senses adynamic muscle signals and translates them into a desired movement. It can also help a pe
The Muti-Size Nylon Stockinette Dispenser, model 79200, is a prosthetic aid ideal for use as a final layer of fabricating and for vacumn forming of orthotic devices. Designed with a nonrun construction and optimal smooth finish, this stockinette accommodates circumferences from approximately 6 to 22 inches. It is also made for rapid size changes without fear of folds or creases. It is constructed of white jersey knit 100 percent cotton. Available in 3 and 4 inch widths.
Neoprene is a Lycra covered foam material that is waterproof and washable. DIMENSIONS: 1/8 x 44 x 120 inches ($120) or 1/8 x 42 x 45 ($85). COLORS: Silver and Dark Red.
Neoprene Slinting Material is splint strapping material designed for use with splints and other orthotics. This material has a rubber core with nylon lining on one side and pile material on the other, making hook attachment easy. The material also has some elasticity, resulting in straps that contour for a snug, secure fit. DIMENSIONS: 1/16 x 18 x 24 inches, 1/8 x 6 x 38 inches, 1/8 x 18 x 24 inches, 1/8 inch x 1 inch x 3.5 yards, 1/8 inch x 1 inches x 3.5 yards, or 1/8 inch x 2 inches x 3.5 yar
The Nylon Stockintte Dispenser, model 79400, is a prosthetic aid designed with a fine gauge, 100 percent virgin nylon for performance elasticity and a smooth finish. Available in 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10 inch widths.
Orthocare Polynap is foam strap padding made of a urethane foam and napped nylonDE combination. Sold in rolls, this foam can be used to pad straps. The material iDE s napped on both sides and combines with Velcro hook material for universal fast DE ening along the entire length of the strap. DIMENSIONS: ##2001 measures .25 x 6 iDE nches x 15 feet per roll; ##2044 measures .25 x 2 inches x 15 feet per roll.
Orthopedic Felt, model A4383, is splint material padding designed for use in splints and orthotics. These self-adhesive sheets are made of polyester, polypropylene, and viscose. DIMENSIONS: Each sheet is 0.25 x 7.5 x 15 inches.
The Orthopro Stretch Night Splint is a night foot splint designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. Features include an anti-rotation bar, suspended heel, and adjustable toe post. The splint covers incorporate Bacti-Ban, which is odor resistant and keeps the covers cleaner. This night splint also features adjustable straps for optimal stretch and a non-skid safety bottom. A toe wedge is included. SIZE: Small, medium, and large.
Plastazote Foam Material is splinting material and foam padding designed for use with individuals with arthritis or other upper or lower extremity disabilities. This material is heat-activated by heating in a 285-degree oven, after which it can be formed into soft, lightweight splints, cervical collars, or shoe inserts. The material can also be laminated by placing one piece on top of another and heating. This material is available in sheets or in rolls with self-adhesive backing. DIMENSIONS: T
Poly-Lock is an alternative to fabric-type hook and loop tape fastening systems. It is made of tough, flexible polyolefin plastic with a self-interlocking mushroom-head pattern that will lock together in any position. The adhesive backed material comes with a super strenth 3M-brand rubber based adhesive and polyethylene protective sheet. This fastening tape can be used indoors or outdoors, is shock and vibration resistant, accommodates misalignment, holds underwater, is non-corrosive, adjustable
Polyethelene Foam is foam material designed for use in prosthetic and orthotic applications. Available in soft, firm, and medium densities, this cross linked perforated foam can be thermowelded to polyethylene or to itself or be cemented with plastic polyadhesive cement. DIMENSIONS: 36 x 60 x 1/8 or .25 inches thick. COLOR: White.
Polyflex II and Polyflex Light Splinting Material are designed for use with individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This material offers a combination of intimate conformability and resistant stretch. It also offers excellent drapability, conforming well to contours to provide a seamless splint. Minimal handling is required and the material should be handled on a horizontal plane and the splint formed in a gravity-assisted position. Recommended for individuals with joint pain or irritati
Polyform & Polyform Light Splinting Material are designed for creating splints for persons with upper extremity disabilities, joint, or neck disabilities. Polyform is a synthetic-based material that softens in hot water and can be shaped to custom fit arms, wrists and joints in a comfortable cast. Both Polyform and Polyform Light provide natural drape and easy stretch for a smooth, intimate fit. The edges can be trimmed and smoothed, yet each splint is rigid with no need for reinforcement. A
Positioner Foam is an open-cell polyurethane ester foam material with a density of 2 pounds per cubic foot designed to be easily cut with a sharp knife to make shapes for x-ray or seating positioning. This fire-retardant material circulates air and absorbs liquids. When used uncovered as a positioner, it resists slipping on the surface. This foam can be upholstered for applications where its ability to absorb liquids is undesirable. DIMENSIONS: 27 x 72 inches with thicknesses of 1 to 6 inches in
The posture corrective heel cups are designed for persons with disabilities that affect a person’s gait (walking) and specifically these heel inserts are to correct pronation and supination. Thicker portion on the inside of the heel if pronating. Place the thicker portion on the outside of the heel in supinating or turning out. One pair is $29.99 and two pair is 55.98.
PPT Foam Pading is foam material designed to provide cushioning in splints and to cushion hypersensitive areas. Available with or without self-adhesive backing, the open-cell foam has a top layer of washable nylon skin that is smooth and comfortable to the touch. DIMENSIONS: 1/8 x 12 x 60 inches.
R Foam-2 Strapping Material is splint strapping material designed for use in splinting. This material is made of foam strap padding with soft loop material on both sides and is sold on rolls to be cut to size. The loop material mates with standard or HTH hook material. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 5 yards, 2 inches x 5 yards, or 6 inches x 5 yards. The material is 0.25-inch thick. COLOR: The 6 inch x 5 yards roll is beige. The other sizes are available in blue, white, or beige.
R Securable II Strapping Material is splint strapping material designed for use in splinting. This soft, non-stretch material has a foam core with pile loop material laminated to both sides. This material is sold on rolls to be cut to size and the loop material mates with standard or HTH hook material. A storage/dispenser box is included. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 10 yards, 1.5 inches x 10 yards, 2 inches x 10 yards, 1 inch x 25 yards, or 2 inches x 25 yards. COLOR: The 25-yard rolls are avail
R Securable Strapping Material is splint strapping material designed for use in splinting. This soft, washable, non-stretch material has a foam core with pile loop material laminated to one side and nylon laminated to the other side. This material is sold on rolls to be cut to size and the loop material mates with standard or HTH hook material. A storage/dispenser box is included. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 10 yards, 1.5 inches x 10 yards, 2 inches x 10 yards, 1 inch x 25 yards, or 2 inches x 2
Rapid Adjust Buckles are one hand buckles for upper-extremity harnesses for voluntary closing terminal devices. These buckles may replace any three or four bar buckles and most metal belt or latch type buckles used in orthotic braces. The buckle locks positively into place anywhere on dacron/nylon or pro-poly web tape. The buckles are made of nylon. SIZES: Large, for one-inch wide webbing; Medium for three-quarter inch wide webbing. COLOR: White.
-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered orthosis designed to move a stroke patient's legs in response to feedback from the brain. Stroke treatment often includes therapists retraining a person's body by repeatedly lifting his or her legs, guiding them through a proper walking pattern. The European Union funded the CORBYS project, which aims to make such therapy easier by developing a powered orthosis to move the stroke patient's legs in response to feedback from the br
The Rolyan Hook and Rolyan Loop are hook and loop fasteners designed for use with splint strapping. Made of durable nylon material,
both the hook and the loop are available in a choice of plain or adhesive backing and include a storage box. DIMENSIONS (WxL): The plain- and adhesive-backed hook and the plain-backed loop are available in rolls of 1 inch x 10 yards, 2 inches x 10 yards, 1 inch x 25 yards, 1.5 inches x 25 yards, and 2 inches x 25 yards. The self-adhesive-backed loop is available in
The Rolyan Temper Foam, models A488-1 to A488-3, is open-cell foam material designed for use with splints. This durable, soft slow-recovery foam is aided in molding by body heat. Models A488-1 and A4882 are medium density and model A488-3 is soft density. Model A 488-2 is a plain-backed sheet and the other models have self-adhesive backing. DIMENSIONS: The self-adhesive sheets are 3/8 x 16 x 24 inches. The plain-backed sheet is 1 x 16 x 24 inches. COLOR: Models A488-1 and A488-2 are blue and mod
The Rolyan 50 / 50 Mix Elastomer Putty is a scar care product designed to assist with scar reduction. This putty is designed to be used in equal parts with the included catalyst and offers strong and resilient composition in addition to excellent reproduction of detail. Each kit comes complete with elastomer putty, putty catalyst and measuring scoops. Model A958-1 is an 8.47 ounce kit and model A958-2 is a 1.87 pound kit. COLOR: The putty is blue and the catalyst is white.
Rolyan AirThru Splinting Material is designed for creating custom-fabricated splints for individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. Designed to breathe and be soft and comfortable, this material has a rigid perforated external layer combined with a soft, breathable four-way stretch pad of foam and nylon. Available styles include Rolyan AirThru Aquaplast-T and Rolyan AirThru San-Splint. DIMENSIONS: The AirThru Aquaplast is available in sheets of 1/8 x 18 x 24 inches or 1/16 x 18 x 24
Aquaplast Resilient-T Splinting Material and Aquaplast Original Resilient Splinting Material are designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities or back injuries. Recommended for large splints, splints requiring frequent revisions, serial splints, spasticity splints, elbow and back splints, ankle stirrup splints, foot drop splints, and when splinting uncooperative patients, this material is translucent when heated, allowing for identification of landmarks for positioni
Aquaplast Ultra Thin Edging Material, model A96422, is a splinting material designed to provide smooth edge reinforcements on splints made of Aquaplast materials (see separate entries). The thin, thermoplastic material resembles tape and softens using a heat gun or hot water and bonds instantly to the splint. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 0.75 inch x 25 feet. COLOR: White.
Aquaplast Watercolors Ped's Pac, model 556042,is a set of pre-packaged splinting materials designed for use by children or small adults with upper or lower extremity disabilities. This bright, moldable material offers a controlled stretch for easy contouring and its elastic memory allows for repeated remolding for economical splint revisions. The non-stick coating provides ease of handling and prevents accidental bonding. The package includes seven solid sheets and one OptiPerf perforated sheets
Aquaplast Watercolors Splinting Materials are bright, moldable splinting materials designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. Available in solid or OptiPerf perforated styles, the materials offer a controlled stretch for easy contouring. Its elastic memory allows for repeated remolding for economical splint revisions and its non-stick coating provides ease of handling and prevents accidental bonding. DIMENSIONS: 1/8 x 18 x 24 inches, 3/32 x 18 x 24 inches, or 1/1
Aquaplast-T and Original Aquaplast Splinting Material are used to create flexible, customized splints for persons with upper or lower extremity disabilities. Both the Aquaplast-T and the Original Aquaplast become transparent when soft, providing a visual clue they are ready to mold and simplifying thd need to landmark and observe pressure points while shaping the material. Both materials soften easily in hot water and allow for repeated remolding for economical splint revisions. Aquaplast-T is
Aquatube Splinting Tubes are splinting materials designed for use by indiviuals with upper extremity disabilities. The thermoplastic, low temperature tubes simplify splint fabrication when making dynamic outriggers or hinges. Ideal as a line guide to direct the angle of pull and eliminate snagging of outrigger traction lines, the tubes bond instantly to all Smith & Nephew Rolyan splinting materials. DIMENSIONS: All tubes are two feet long: The tubes are available in a choice of 3/16 inch ou
The Rolyan Arthritis Mitt Splint/Rolyan Ulnar Deviation Strap, model A3099, is a splint strap designed to help align the metacarpal phalangeal (MCP) joints radially for persons with arthritis. The strap attaches to the pan portion of a splint with the aid of hook and loop fasteners. It is constructed of Durable II strapping material.
The Rolyan Collection of Self-Adhesive Straps are splint straps designed for use on upper or lower extremity splints. These colored straps feature standard loop and a self-adhesive hook attachment tab. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 x 14 inches or 2 x 14 inches. COLOR: Beige, white, royal blue, or black.
The rolyan Cotton/Polyester Stockinette is designed for lining splints or casts to prevent pressure sores. Made of one hundred percent cotton, this tubular stockinette is densely knit and stretches up to three times its original size for confortability. DIMENSIONS: Available in 2 inches x 25 yards, 1 inch x 25 yards, or 3 inches x 25 yards.
The Rolyan Cotton/Polyester Stockinette is a cotton/polyester blend fabric designed for use underneath casts, splints, and prostheses. Smooth and soft, the stockinette has a moderate stretch for comfort without constriction. This product comes in a guaranteed seamless roll. DIMENSIONS: Model A660225 is 2 x 25 yards (5.1cm), model A660325 is 3 x 25 yards (7.6cm), and model A660425 is 4 x 25 yards(10.2cm) COLOR: Neutral.
Rolyan D-Ring Straps are splint straps designed for use with splints and other orthotics. The long-lasting nylon straps and nylon D-rings permit adjustable strap tension and the hook portion mates completely with the loop portion, eliminating exposed hook that can snag clothing. The straps may be glued to splinting material. DIMENSIONS: Available in 1-inch wide x a choice of 12, 14, 18, or 22 inches long or 2 inches wide x 14, 18, or 24 inches long. COLOR: White or beige.
The Rolyan Hook and Loop, models A2941 to A29429, are hook and loop fasteners designed for use by individuals who use arm or leg splints and knee braces. The nylon hook and nylon loop materials are sold in rolls and are available with a plain backing or with self-adhesive backing (hook material and loop material are sold separately). OPTIONS: Storage carton. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 25 yards or 2 inches x 25 yards. COLOR: The plain-back loop is available in white, beige, royal blue, or black.
The Rolyan Ezemix Elastomer Putty is a scar care product designed to reduce and soften scar tissue. The putty can also be used to create a liner for an orthosis. The included instructions illustrate how to determine the amount of elastomer needed for application prior to adding catalyst. When the elastomer putty and the gel catalyst are properly mixed, the resulting cured insert is strong and resilient and offers excellent reproduction of detail. Each kit comes complete with elastomer putty, ge
The Rolyan Foam Padding, model A7931, is foam material designed for use with splints. This open-cell foam comes in sheets with self-adhesive backing. DIMENSIONS (TxWxL): 0.5 x 12 x 12 inches. COLOR: White.
The Rolyan Gel Shell Pads, model A847-900, are wound care products designed to reduce hypertrophic scar formation in addition to cushioning pressured areas for individuals using splints. These pads feature a mineral oil make-up designed to help soften and desensitize scarring. These hand-washable pads feature a self-adhesive backing and can be cut to customize individual splints. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 x 9 inches.
The Rolyan Introductory Splinting Kit, model A783101, is a set of products designed to enable medical and therapy professionals to fit and create splints for people with upper or lower extremity disabilities, including splinting material, splint straps, velvet loop material for Velcro, and a goniometer. Included in this kit is one sheet of solid Aquaplast Resilient-T, sheets of solid Ezeform, Aquaplast ProDrape-T, Synergy, and Polyflex II (see also separate entries). This kit also offers pieces
Rolyan Kushionflex Padding is firm closed-cell foam material designed for use with splints. This washable foam cuts easily, resists bottoming out, and can be applied to splints prior to immersion in water. Models A455-1 and A455-002 have an adhesive backing and model A455-003 has a non-adhesive backing. DIMENSIONS: Model A455-1 is 1/8 x 17.75 x 24 inches and models A455-002 and A455-003 are 0.5 x 17.75 x 24 inches.
Low Tack Polycushion Padding, models A291-3 & A291-4, is foam material designed for splints that require padding changes. This closed-cell foam is designed to peel off after application without leaving a sticky residue. DIMENSIONS: Model A291-3 is 1/8 x 17.75 x 24 and model A291-4 is 0.25 x 17.75 x 24 inches.
Rolyan Neoprene Straps are splint straps designed for use in splinting. These stretch straps have a neoprene rubber core with nylon lining on one side and pile material on the other for ease in attachment to the self-adhesive hook material at one end of the strap. The neoprene retains heat, making these straps useful for use around joints with arthritis; the neoprene also contours around wrists and through web spaces. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 x 14 inches or 2 x 14 inches. The straps are 1/8-inch thic
The Rolyan PIP, DIP Flexion Strap, model 553283, is a finger flexion splint designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the fingers. This adjustable leather hook-and-loop strap holds the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) and distal interphalangeal (DIP) joints in flexion. SIZES: One size.
Polycushion Padding, models A2911 & A2912, is foam material designed for padding thermoplastic splints or for general padding designed for use by individuals who are hypersensitive to heat or pressure. The washable, self-adhesive closed-cell foam material can be cut with scissors and can be applied to splints prior to immersion in water. DIMENSIONS: Model A291-1 is 1/8 x 17.75 x 24 inches and model A291-2 is 0.25 x 17.75 x 24 inches.
The Rolyan Polypropylene Stockinette is an orthosis liner designed for use under splints and casts to reduce the risk of skin maceration. The stockinette is made from polypropylene material. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Model A434-2 is 2 inches x 11 yards; model A434-3 is 3 inches x 11 yards; and model A434-4 is 4 inches x 11 yards.
The Rolyan Port-A-Splint Kit is a splinting material, tool, and cast heater kit that keeps splintmaking essentials neat and organized. The kit contains an electric heat pan, heat gun, cutting board, five Rolyan splinting materials (Polyflex II , Polyform, Ezeform, Synergy, and Aquaplast-T; see also separate entries), Pro Snips, Fiskars Scissors, utility knife, Samson All-Purpose Hole Punch, and a lightweight carrying case. DIMENSIONS: The splinting material is provided in 1/8 x 6 x 9 inch sheets
San-Splint is splinting material designed for use with individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities or spinal injuries. This Isoprene rubber-based material provides a high degree of control, maximum resistance to stretch, and rigidity without reinforcement. Available in solid or perforated sheets and recommended for medium to large splints, back supports, spasticity splints, body jackets, functional position splints, shoe orthotics, and resting mitt splints, this material can be worked
The Rolyan Self-Adhesive Straps models A3143 and A314301, are splint straps designed for use in splinting. These straps are made of foam with loop fabric on both sides and attached self-adhesive hook to attach to all splinting materials. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 14 inches or 2 inches x 14 inches. The straps are 0.25-inch thick.
Rolyan Silicone Elastomer is a liquid style elastomer designed to help reduce scar formation. It is additionally constructed to help custom-mold soft splints (finger positioning and other applications) to the user's preference. This product can also provide shock absorption for splints and is non-toxic and non-irritating. It consists of a silicone elastomer and an elastomer catalyst to control set up time. These kits come complete with mixing sticks, measuring cups and instructions. Model A643-1
The Rolyan SoftStrap Self-Adhesive Straps are splint straps designed for use in splinting. These limited-stretch straps combine soft, thick strap padding with attached self-adhesive hook. The side edges are sealed for increased durability. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 14 inches or 2 inches x 14 inches. The straps are 0.25-inch thick.
Rolyan SoftStrap Strapping Material is splint strapping material designed for use in splinting. This soft, non-stretch material is made of soft loop material on both sides laminated to foam and is sold on rolls to be cut to size. The edges are sealed for increased durability. The loop material mates with standard or HTH hook material. A storage/dispenser box is included. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 10 yards or 2 inches x 10 yards, The material is 0.25-inch thick.
The Rolyan Splint Center, model A5314, is a splintmaking work station designed for use in the clinic or at the bedside. This mobile cart features a laminated-plastic surface and a flip-up shelf with a rim on three sides to support the limb. Other features include a partitioned drawer and locking partitioned cabinets to store splint pans, splint materials, strapping materials, and other supplies (equipment not included), as well as four smooth-rolling casters (two swivel and two locking) for mobi
The Rolyan Splint Pan , model A426110 & A426112 are orthopedic cast heaters designed for use in splintmaking. These pan offers variable temperature settings to maintain the desired water temperature for softening a variety of splint materials. The stainless steel pan heats evenly, resists corrosion, and is equipped with a hospital-grade electrical plug, and a drain valve for easy cleaning. POWER: 120 volts, 5 amps/60 Hertz (Hz). DIMENSIONS (WxDxH): The external dimensions for model A426110 a
The Rolyan Stockinette Splint Liner is designed for use with thumb spica splints. Machine washable and dryer safe, this cotton/polyester liner covers the thumb and can be trimmed along the seams for a custom fit. SIZES: One size fits most. DIMENSIONS: 3 x 13 inches.
Rolyan Strap Pads are foam strap padding designed for use in splinting. These hand-washable pads are made of foam laminated to loop material on both sides and have openings into which strap ends slide to distribute pressure and increase comfort. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 2 x 3 inches or 2 x 4 inches. The pads are 0.25-inch thick and accommodate 1- or 1.5-inch wide straps.
Rolyan Super Strap II Strapping Material, models 755701, 755702 & 755704, is foam strapping material designed for use with splints. This material features non-fraying knitted loop fabric, .25 inch thick breathable foam, and soft tricot backing. Both sides mate with hook material. This non-stretchable, hypoallergenic material is latex free and washable. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Model 755701 is 1 x 10 yards, model 755702 is 2 x 10 yards, and model 755704 is 4 x 10 yards.
The Rolyan Super Strap Strapping Material is a splint strap designed for use in splinting. These straps are made of tough K-loop material bonded to foam cushion. Self-adhesive loop is attached to the K-loop for ease in strap application. For a permanaent bond, the splint material can be spot heated with a heat gun before the strap is attached. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 14 inches or 2 inches x 14 inches. The straps are 0.25-inch thick.
The Rolyan Tension-Adjustable Finger Loops/Slings are finger cuffs designed for use with splints. These Ultrasuede Slings and Loops come with pre-attatched 40-pound test nylon monofilaments and precise traction force can be quickly achieved by sliding the monofilament through the aluminum connecting pieces. The saddle-style Loops and Slings accommodate swollen fingers. DIMENSIONS: The Loops are available in 3 or 4 inches and the Slings are available in 2.5 or 3 inches.
Aquaplast ProDrape-T Splinting Material models A96266 and A96266C4 are designed for use with persons with upper extremity disabilities. Recommended for serial splinting, splinting of painfuil or irritated joints, outrigger splint bases, or splints for the finger, hand or thumb, the materials stretche easily and have excellent drapability to conform to contours. One hundred percent memory permits repeated heating and economical splint revisions. Available in solid and OptiPerf perforated sheets,
The Sammons Preston Closed-Cell Carve-It Foam is foam material designed for creating custom supports to reduce pressure, decrease edema, manage contractures, and reduce pain through better positioning. This foamm can be cut with an electric knife to be used to create sidelying wedges, knee separators, arm troughs, pelvic blocks, heel protectors, cervical supports, and more. DIMENSIONS: Available in blocks of 24 x 36 x 2 inches.
Sammons Preston Open-Cell Carve-It Foam is foam material designed for creating custom supports to reduce pressure, decrease edema, manage contractures, and reduce pain through better positioning. This firm-density, fire-retardant foam can be cut with an electric knife and can be used to create sidelying wedges, knee separators, arm troughs, pelvic blocks, heel protectors, cervical supports, and more. DIMENSIONS: Available in blocks of 5 x 16 x 16 inches, 7 x 23 x 23 inches, or 14 x 23 x 23 inche
Self-Adhesive D-Ring Straps, models A29310 &A2391, are splint straps designed for use with splints and other orthotics. The nylon hook-and-loop straps and nylon D-rings permit adjustable strap tension and the self-adhesive portion secures the strap to the splinting material. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Model A29310 measures 2 x 5 inches (5x38cm), and model A23911 measures 1 x 18 inches (2.5x46cm).
Self-Adhesive R Securable D-Ring Straps are splint straps designed for use in splinting. These padded, non-stretch straps are self-adhesive for ease in attaching. The nylon D-ring is secured at one end. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 x 15 inches, 1 x 18 inches, 2 x 15 inches, or 2 x 18 inches. COLOR: Beige.
The Self-Adhesive R Securable Straps are splint straps designed for use in splinting. These soft, non-stretch straps are made of padded loop material with attached self-adhesive hook. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 1 inch x 14 inches or 2 inches x 14 inches. The straps are 1/8-inch thick. COLOR: White or beige.
The Self-Adhesive R Thin Coins are hook and loop fasteners designed for attaching straps to splints. Sold in rolls of 100 pre-cut circles, these items are hook material. DIMENSIONS: Available in 7/8-inch in diameter, 1 3/8-inch in diameter, and 1 7/8-inch in diameter.
The Self-Adhesive Strap Attach Hook Tabs are hook and loop fasteners designed for attaching straps to splints. Sold in rolls of 169 pre-cut tabs, these items are soft, flexible plastic hook that does not attract lint, rarely snags clothing, and mates with standard loop and other soft fabric strapping materials. DIMENSIONS: Each tab is 1 x 2 inches. COLOR: White.
Sherpa Lining Material is splint material padding designed for use in splints and orthotics. This polyester sheepskin-like material can be used to line splints or to cover a bed or chair to cushion pressure areas to prevent skin breakdown and increase comfort. This material can be machine washed and dried. DIMENSIONS: 1 yard x 60inches.
This shoulder wrap is designed to stabilize the shoulder joint for a time period long enough for the joint to heal. It is a universal product, meaning it can be used on both the left or right shoulders. Removable soft gel insert stays cold for an extended period of time. Ergonomically designed elastic strap allows adjustment for many sizes. Provides compression for deep tissue therapy.
Polyurethane energy absorbing elastomer. Safe for prolonged skin contact. Sold in sheets but company will manufacture it in variety of shapes and sizes. Standard size: 12 by 12 inches or 24 by 24 inches, thickness available from 1/10 to 1 1/2 inches. Also sold in various insole products and in various sizes.
Sta-Fix Tape is spun-laced polyester tape designed for bandaging dressings or as splint strapping. The tape is made of a non-woven polyester base with an open structure and coated with a an adhesive to produce a highly porous breathable tape. The hypo-allergenic adhesive firmly holds in place, but will not damage tissue upon removal. The tape will conform to complex contours and difficult areas to tape. The stretch reduces irritation and pain. This tape is also water-resistant. Sold in rolls; pr
The Straighten Up Posture Aid is a back and shoulder brace designed for office workers, travelers, video gamers, students, breast-feeding mothers and golfers,or for individuals with slouching, hunching, and more debilitating conditions, like Osteoporosis. Product retrains, realigns and relaxes the wearer to avoid slouching, hunching and stress.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a simple, lightweight device to assist individuals with mobility disabilities due to weakened muscles. Honda has created the Stride Management Assist device, a simple-looking, lightweight device designed to assist individuals with weakened leg muscles (due to age or other causes) with walking. The exoskeletal orthotic device fits around the wearer’s waist and has two metal braces that cradle the wearer’s legs. It consists of a control co
SunMate Orthopedic Foam is foam material of high density open cell elastomeric foam of 5 pound/cubic foot density, with high impact absorption qualities. This foam contours slowly to give uniform pressure distribution and soft springback and is available in extra soft, soft, medium soft, medium, medium firm, firm, and hard densities. DIMENSIONS: Sold in sheets of 16 x 37 inches, 32 x 37 inches, or 37 x 82 inches in a choice of .25, .5, .75, 1, 2, 3, or 4 inches thick.
Super Shears are cast and splint scissors designed for use in casting and splinting. Available in right- or left-handed models, these heavy-duty shears are double-plated chrome over nickel and cuts splinting materials evenly as hardening begins. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches (20 centimeters).
The SuperMax Maximum Moisture Wicking AFO Socks are specially sized for AFOs. The
extra length extends beyond the top of the brace. There is high stretch Lycra spandex yarn to conform to the anatomy and reduce skin pressure. These socks are seamless and includes anti-microbial with the maximum 92% of Coolmax Moisture wicking for "SUPERMAX" Moisture Management.
Synergy Splinting Material is designed for use with individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities requiring customized, molded splints. Available in perforated and solid sheets, the moldable material softens in hot water in 60 seconds and provides three to five minutes of working time. Resistant to fingerprinting and stretching, this material stays in place while contours are molded and retains its shape without reinforcement. A permanent bond is formed when heated edges are pinched to
T-Foam is a foam material designed to eliminate pressure points and absorb shock and vibration. This material is used to make flotations pads, mattresses, cushions, and padding (see separate entries). T-Foam flows to give fluid-like fit and support under body presure and heat so that pressure is evenly distributed. This material becomes firmer when subject to sudden impact and absorbs up to 90 percent of sudden impacts and vibration. When released after conforming to an impression, T-Foam return
Temper Foam Sheets are foam material designed for a variety of othotic, prosthetic, and rehabilitative applications. This lightweight foam flows under pressure to a fluid-like support that distributes weight evenly to reduce pressure points.It also softens under pressure, temperature increase, and/or humidity and transfers moisture away from the body. Highly resilient, the foam slowly returns to its original form after compression, thus reducing back pressure. The foam available in soft, medium,
Temper Stick is an adhesive-backed foam designed for use in a variety of orthotic, rehabilitative, and prosthetic applications. This pressure-sensitive, medical-grade foam softens under body pressure and warmth to provide a fluid-like form fit. The outer surface remains firm, providing support away from the body, absorbing shock and vibration, and protecting against sudden impact. The adhesive adheres to most splinting materials, crutches, wheelchair armrests and footrests, bedrails, the skin, a
TensoWrap is splinting material designed for use with individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. This material has a knitted outer layer of nylon and Lycra and an elastromeric foam inner layer for minimum to moderate elasticity and linear stretch. Recommended for customized supports, compression wraps, and knee wraps, this material provides an alternative to neoprene wraps. DIMENSIONS: Available in rolls of 2 inches x 10 yards, 3 inches x 5 yards, 4 inches x 5 yards, and 6 inches x
TensoWrap-Nu is splinting material designed for use with individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. This material has a knitted outer layer of nylon and Lycra and an elastromeric foam inner layer for moderate elasticity and multi-directional stretch. Recommended for customized supports, this material provides an alternative to neoprene wraps. DIMENSIONS: Available in rolls of 2.5 x 18 inches, 2.5 x 36 inches, 2.5 x 48 inches, 4 x 18 inches, 4 x 36 inches, 4 x 48 inches, 6 x 18 inch
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a self-powered exoskeleton arm orthosis for individuals with upper extremity and neurological disabilities. The Titan Arm is an untethered, self-powered exoskeleton arm that can be constructed for less than $2,000. To wield this device, users attach the cable-driven mechanical appendage to one arm of the user with straps from a military-grade hiking backpack. It is controlled with a thumbstick on a nunchuck-like controller. If a load nee
Tubipad Stockinette is stockinette designed for lining splints to prevent pressure siores. This product features a foam strip laminated to elastic stockinette and provides comfort for individuals who are sensitive to heat. DIMENSIONS: Available in rolls of 2.5 inches in diameter x 13 feet long, 3 inches in diameter x 13 feet long, or 4 inches in diameter x 13 feet long.
Tubular Orthopedic Stockinette is designed for use in a variety of orthopedic applications. This soft stockinette is made of dense-knit tubular cotton fabric that stretches up to three times its original width while providing support and protection. DIMENSIONS (DxL): Available in 2 inches x 25 yards, 3 inches x 25 yards, 4 inches x 25 yards, or 6 inches x 25 yards.
Unlimited Scissors are cast and splint scissors designed for use by individuals with arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome in splinting. These scissors have flexible, non-stick handles and offer powerful leverage to cut unheated thermoplastic splinting material and metal. DIMENSIONS: The blades are 1.75 inches long. COLOR: Red handle.
Varilite Cheat Sheets are sheets of foam material designed for customized wheelchair seating for use by individuals with balance disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, and spinal cord injury. The Sheets are made of closed-cell foam with adhesive backing, and can be used for for building contours, changing pressure loading patterns, and improving the overall fit and function of a seating system. Sheets bond instantly and may be cut to exact size using only scissors or
Velcro hook and loop fasteners. Variety of widths available. Standard or pressure sensitive backings.
Velcro Grip Hook and Velcro Strip Loop are hook and loop fasteners designed for use with splints and other orthotics. The thin, soft loop is available with a plain or a self-adhesive backing and mates with the Velcro Grip Hook (sold separately), which also comes in a choice of plain or self-adhesive backing. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Both the plain-backed and self-adhesive-backed hook and loop are available in 1 inch x 25 yards; the plain-backed loop is also available in 2 inches x 25 yards.
Velcro Hook and Loop Fastener Patches (no. 71831) are adhesive-backed and trimmed to an octagonal shape for hand splinting and other uses. The patches come 25 per pack. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 1.5 inches.
Velfoam is foam strap padding that can be used as a splint or strap liner, protective padding, or cushioning media. Velfoam is breathable, hypo- allergenic, odor-free, and backed with knitted loop fabric. Velfoam attaches with Velcro hook tape or Velcoin hook self-stick fastener. This padding is washable and sterilizable. DIMENSIONS: 6 inches wide; sold in 5- yard box. COLOR: White.
Velfoam ##2 is Velcro foam strap padding designed for persons with physical disabilities. The cushion-soft material can be used for pading, straps or body support. The polyfoam strip is faced on both sides with Velcro loop and is ready to use with hook material. The material is washable and sterilizable. DIMENSIONS (LxWxT): 5 yards x 2 inches x 0.25 inch.
Velfoam 2 is foam strap padding with hook and loop fasteners for padding, straps, or body support belts. The 1/4-inch thick polyfoam strip is faced on both sides with Velcro loop, ready to use with hook material. Velfoam is washable and sterilizable. DIMENSIONS: Sold in two widths: 2 or 6 inches; 5 yard boxes. COLOR: Beige.
Velstrap fasteners (model 101) are Velcro hook and loop fasteners in a ready-to-use strap with Zytel or stainless steel cinch rings for use with braces, exercise weights, orthotic and prosthetic devices, limb retainers, bundling straps, etc. Packaged 6 straps per size. DIMENSIONS: Available in 1, 1.5, and 2 inch widths, and 16, 24, and 32 inch lengths. COLOR: Beige.
W-Clear High-Temperature Thermoplastic is splinting material designed for use with individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities or facial disabilities. This transparent thermoplastic heats at 325 to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and can be used for orthotics, splints, and face masks. This material can be vacuum-formed or shaped over a plaster mold with gloved hands. Minor modifications are possible using a heat gun. DIMENSIONS: 1/16 x 18 x 24 inches or 1/8 x 18 x 24 inches.
X-Lite (Hexlite) Thermoplastic is splinting material designed for fabricating lightweight, well-ventilated splints for children or for people with arthritis and other upper or lower extremity disabilities. This material is self-bonding, so splint rigidity can be increased by using multiple layers. This material can also be used for seating/positioning inserts or for building up handles on tools and utensils. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Available in rolls of 6 x 72 inches. COLORS: White