CDS Elbow Brace Extension

Dynamic spring-loaded elbow orthosis

CDS® Elbow Brace Extension

Patents

  • EP 0 841 044
  • US 5,954,677

Indications

  • Joint contractures:

– After surgery
– After conservative treatment of capsular ligament injuries
– Before and after joint replacement
– In arthrosis and chronic polyarthritis
– After burns
– After strokes
– After cranio-cerebral trauma (CCT)

  • To prevent new contractures after arthrolysis
  • Treatment after biceps tendon rupture

Features

  • Therapy in extension
  • New! Smaller hinge with established features:

- Individual adjustment of the spring tension
- Spring tension can be switched on and off without tools and without varying the set spring tension
- Infinitely variable adjustment of the redression range between -15° and +30°

  • New! Optimized shell - and strapsystem:

- High wearing comfort thanks to air-permeable, light aluminium shell elements
- High flexibility thanks to adjustable shell elements

Mode of Operation

The CDS® Elbow Extension functions according to the CDS®-principle and has been designed to treat an extension deficit of the elbow. The brace applies a dynamic low load prolonged stretch to stimulate growth in the contracted tissue. The adjustable redression range protects the tissue from overstretching and allows for individual extension until -15.

Size chart and article numbers

Name Length of forearm shell Length of lower arm shell Circumference forearm Circumference lower arm Article No. left Article No. right
Elbow Extension L/L 17 - 21 cm 20 - 24 cm 28 - 39 cm 22 - 30 cm 906LL-L 906LL-R
Elbow Extension L/L with handle 17 - 21 cm 20 - 24 cm 28 - 39 cm 22 - 30 cm 9061LL-L 9061LL-R
Elbow Extension M/M 17 - 20,5 cm 19,5 - 22 cm 20 - 30 cm 18 - 24 cm 906MM-L 906MM-R
Elbow Extension S/S 17 - 20 cm 17,5 - 20,5 cm 15 - 21 cm 14 - 19 cm 906SS-L 906SS-R
Name Article No. left Article No. right
Rotatable handle 993A-HL 993A-HR