FlexiOH® Splint or Slabs
Absolute washable orthopedic Immobilizer for immobilization in the pre-operative, post-operative and rehabilitation period.
- Acute swelling of fractured / injured limb / joint
- Pre-operative stabilization
- Post-operative support after surgery
- Ligament sprain / soft tissue injury
- Support during rehabilitation
FlexiOH® Splints / Slabs are designed for immobilization in the pre-operative, post-operative, acute swelling and rehabilitation period. FlexiOH® has an built-in soft hook and loop fastener that secures the splint over the limb which is very comfortable for skin contact. With unique FlexiOH® technology, this splint gives better patient comfort along with breathability and washability. For application of FlexiOH® Splint / Slab, healthcare professional need to apply it on the patient’s limb with the soft hook and loop fastener and then cure it with the Rizycure® light device (recommended) for 3-10 minutes depending on the size of splint/ slab. Once it is rigid, it will provide support during rehabilitation. With valcro, the splint can be removed / adjusted anytime for dressing and rehabilitation.
FlexiOH® Splints / Slabs are available in different sizes : 3 in X 10 in, 3 in X 12 in, 3 in X 15 in, 4 in X 12 in, 4 in X 15 in, 4 in X 18 in, 5 in X 12 in, 5 in X 15 in and 5 in X 18 in. All of the Splints / Slabs vary in terms of length and width.
|Width Vs. Length||10 inch (L)||12 inch (L)||15 inch (L)||18 inch (L)|
|3 inches (W)||3 in X 10 in||3 in X 12 in||3 in X 15 in||–|
|4 inches (W)||–||4 in X 12 in||4 in X 15 in||4 in X 18 in|
|5 inches (W)||–||5 in X 12 in||5 in X 15 in||5 in X 18 in|
FlexiOH® Splint or Slab Immobilizer application process is as follows:
Step – 1 : Choose the appropriate size from given chart
Step – 2 : Take the suitable size for the application
Step – 3 : Apply the splint by passing the hand in between the loop and splint
Step – 4 : Check the position of the loops is comfortable to the patient
Step – 5 : Start tightening the first loop at the palm circumference
Step – 6 : Tighten the last loop at the end
Step – 7 : Tighten all in between loops to fit the splint perfectly before curing
Step – 8 : Take Fully charged RizyCure® light device
Step – 9 : Start exposing the splint / slab with RizyCure® light device
Step – 10 : Re-tighten all the loops once the splint /slab is rigid
Step – 11 : Cut the extra length of loops with scissors
FlexiOH® Splint or Slab Immobilizer provide ~30 % 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® immobilizer, review of doctor and patient as well.