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

(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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Gross RH, et al conducted a study on cast brace management of the femoral shaft fractures in children and young adults.
Cast brace management of the femoral shaft fracture in children and young adults.
The stellar international cast brace for another grueling test of endurance as they clash for honors and personal bests over the Olympic distance of 1.5k swim-40K bike-10K run race in what has long been considered as the country's triathlon capital.
Offering comprises, at present, the following areas: Rail Wrist rail Elbow Brace / Rail Ankle Letarbejdende plastic used for the manufacture of many different orthoses Arms Lynge Armstrmpe tilbehandling edema Air cast Brace Elbow Brace Elastic Bandage PCL lesions (posterior cruciate ligament) Sarmientobandage (breaches upper arm) Bandage boot Bandage the thumb Velcro Pelvic Belt Belt post-op Helarms orthosis Komponeter for outrigger system.
A cast brace with a pelvic band can aid mobilization.
External support by hip spica or cast brace with a pelvic extension has been described in only one report.
DeMorgues and Chaix (13) in 1969 reported 75% of good to excellent results after cast brace treatment of bicondylar and compression fractures.
(7.) DeCoster T.A., et al,: Cast brace treatment of proximal tibia fractures-a ten year follow-up.
Half of these fracture-dislocations are stable on stress views, and although they conceivably could be managed in a cast in extension or traction with limited range of motion, we frequently use closed reduction and percutaneous screw fixation to improve reduction and allow early range of motion in a cast brace; protected weight bearing is continued for 8 to 10 weeks.
But it won't be an all-male show as an equally star-studded cast braces for a spirited duel for the women's tiara, to be led by Czech Radka Kahlefeldt, who will be shooting for her third crown after ruling the Ironman 70.3 Subic last year and the first Ironman 70.3 Davao.
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]=0.53; 95% confidence interval [CI], 0.40-0.69; number needed to treat [NNT]=22).