HemiSafe Shoulder orthosis
Please note that prescription, device fitting and recommending use of this product may only be done by or under the supervision of a medically trained person. Therefor, this product is not available for online purchase. Contact your caregiver to find the correct treatment for your injury.
HemiSafe is a functional shoulder orthosis specifically designed for use when in subluxation or shoulder pain after stroke. HemiSafe provides a convenient support for the shoulder and allows the user to a more freely move of the arm during daily activities. HemiSafe is possible to take on and off with one hand and can be used directly on the skin or on top of a linen/underarm without sleeves. The design allows the orthosis to be worn under the clothes. The air gap in the textile contributes to equalize the pressure. As an optional accessory (when desired), a small cushion can be applied under the armpit to reach increased abduction. Available in white.
Indications: Used in order to reduce axial stroke pain, to counteract subluxation at the shoulder joint and to achieve better symmetry and body positioning. Also suitable to prevent repeated luxations.
Material: Ventilating textile material which is cool to the skin and allows the skin to breathe.
Polyester 55%, Polyamide 30%, Polyurethane 10%,
Cotton 4%, Elastane 1%. Latex free.
Measurement: Circumference measurement in cm around the upper arm and around the chest. The measurement around the upper arm is to be taken where the upper arm is the largest, chest size measurements is to be taken just below the armpit.