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Female Brace / Compression frame

Female Brace
Female Brace

Discipline: Product

Qualified
for the Final Jury

Female Brace
Female Brace
Female Brace

Discipline: Product

Qualified
for the Final Jury

Pectus carinatum effects millions of children globally, treatment involves extended compression of the breastbone to allow correct alignment. Current frames are unchanged for 80 years and are unsuitable for female users whose lower prevalence has meant no suitable solutions exist. Uncomfortable, activity limiting and difficult to wear, current devices are difficult to disguise, driving feelings of isolation and stigmatisation. Female Brace, designed specifically for the teenage, female form fits discreetly beneath clothing using contemporary materials and mechanisms to create a more comfortable, clinically effective and discrete solution.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2021

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Europe, North America

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

Client / Manufacturer

R&D Surgical Ltd

R&D Surgical Ltd
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Design

PDR

PDR
Cardiff, United Kingdom

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