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Pneumatic Splinting / Products and Applications

Pneumatic Splinting
Pneumatic Splinting

Post operation treatment of distal radial wrist fracture involves immobilization of the fractured area with a splint and a compression garment, however removal of the setup is required numerous times a day for icing and prescribed exercise therapy making it a challenging and tedious task for the user reapply the setup. The Self-wrapping Pneumatic Splint provides a simpler splinting alternative to post operation treatment of wrist fractures. Wrapping, compression and immobilization of the fractured area through the simple act of inflation, the result is a piece that embodies the functionality and versatility of Air.

University

National University of Singapore

National University of Singapore
Singapore, Singapore

Yong Qing Chia,
National University of Singapore