FlexiOH™ - The Next Gen Orthopedic Cast

FlexiOH® Short Leg Immobilizer

Absolute washable orthopedic Immobilizer for lower extremity fractures and soft tissue injury.

INTENDED USE

  • Lower leg fractures around ankle
  • Fractures of foot bone
  • Severe ankle sprains and strains or fractures.
  • Immobilize leg or foot muscles and tendons in place after surgery to allow healing.

FlexiOH Short Leg Immobilizer

FlexiOH® Short leg immobilizers are designed as orthopedic casting technology for lower extremity fractures and soft tissue injury. It has an built-in zip system which makes the application process very easy and comfortable. With unique FlexiOH® Technology, this short leg immobilizer gives better patient comfort along with breathability and washability. For application of FlexiOH® short leg immobilizer, doctors need to apply it on the patient’s leg with the zip and then cure it with the Rizycure® light device (recommended) or direct sunlight for 8-10 mins depending on the size of immobilizer. Once it is rigid , it will take the shape of the patient’s leg for support during immobilization..

FlexiOH® Short Leg Immobilizer comes in 5 different sizes : XXS,XS, S, M and L. All the casts vary in terms of calf circumference, above ankle circumference, head of meta-tarsal circumference and foot length. For the best fit of FlexiOH® Short leg immobilizer, taking the measurement of the patient’s leg is necessary before application.

MEASUREMENT GUIDE

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer measurement guide

SIZE CHART (in cm)

Size vs Measurement
(Short Leg Immobilizer)
XXS XS S M L
Calf Circumference: 22 24 29 34.5 40
Above Ankle Circumference: 17 20 21 24.5 26
Head of Metatarsal Circumference: 18 19.5 23 25.5 27
Foot Length: 16 20 22 24 27

* Above sizes fit better as per dimensions mentioned in the table.
* However FlexiOH® adapts to an oversize at certain extend by stretchability.
* We advise healthcare professionals to choose the size as per patient’s comfort.

APPLICATION PROCESS
FlexiOH® Short Leg Immobilizer application process is as follows:

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 1 : Choose the appropriate size from given chart

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 2 : Take the suitable size for the application

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 3 : Put Short leg immobilizer under the leg

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 4 : First start zipping in center of  metatarsal area of the foot

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 5 : Start zipping second zip over the shin from ankle to knee end

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 6 : Align the fracture part appropriately before curing

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 7 : Take Fully charged RizyCure® light device

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 8 : Start curing process near the ankle by holding from both side

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 9 : Expose foot and area below first to fix the ankle joint area

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 10 : Expose remaining area thoroughly until it gets rigid

FlexiOH Short Leg immobilizer application process

Step – 11 : Hold the leg in correct position and let immobilizer achieve rigidity

FlexiOH® Short Leg Immobilizer provide ~45 % open area of skin to breathe, wash, and exposure to sunlight which all are necessary to maintain healthy skin.

Here are some videos of demonstration about FlexiOH® technology, review of doctor and patient as well.