cast brace

cast brace

(kast brās),
A specially designed plaster or plastic cast incorporating hinges and other brace components; used in the treatment of fractures to provide immobilization and to promote early activity and early joint motion.

cast brace

a combination of a brace within a cast at a joint.

cast brace

(kast brās)
A specially designed plaster or plastic cast incorporating hinges and other brace components; used in the treatment of fractures to promote early activity and early joint motion.
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DeMorgues and Chaix (13) in 1969 reported 75% of good to excellent results after cast brace treatment of bicondylar and compression fractures.
Cast brace treatment for plateau and bicondylar fractures of tibia.
A Cochrane review of 14 randomized and quasi-randomized trials concluded that patients who used external ankle supports, such as semi-rigid orthotics or air cast braces, suffered significantly fewer ankle sprains than controls (relative risk [RR]=0.