Chairback brace | definition of chairback brace by Medical dictionary
Knight, James C. (redirected from chairback brace)
Knight, James C., U.S. physician, 1810-1887.
Knight brace - a thoracic, lumbar, sacral orthosis with abdominal flexible support. Synonym(s): chairback brace
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For lumbar fractures, a chairback brace
is recommended, while cruciform anterior spinal hyperextension (CASH) or Jewett braces are appropriate for thoracic fractures.