soft splint

soft splint

application of adhesive clinical padding or bandage, e.g. fan strapping, figure-of-eight bandage, crepe bandage, Tubigrip or Softban to restrict tissue/joint movement, reduce pain, impose rest and promote healing
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It may be as simple as a muscular related problem, which in 90 per cent of cases is resolved by using a soft splint for four months.
As regards the teeth, the use of a soft splint worn at night and in stressful situations (in the car) can protect the teeth.
Dorrell reiterated that running back Chane Moline (hand) will practice with a soft splint this week, and his availability will be decided at week's end.
Consider additional supplies where applicable: Soft splint, ACE wrap, space blanket, snakebite kit, latex gloves, CPR mask, cold packs, and medical scissors.
It may be as simple as a musclerelated problem, which in 90 per cent of cases is resolved by using a soft splint for four months.
Donny Killian was involved in a car accident last week, a wreck that left his right wrist in a soft splint and his nerves slightly frayed but his good spirit intact.
They supply dentures to dentists and clients, sports gum shields, soft splints, bleaching trays, Essix retainers & anti snoring devices to both private and NHS surgeries.
We recommend soft splints during the day to give support to the thumb and hand joints," says Page.