This brace is excellent support for hip joint after hip replacement.
Endoprosthesis is often result of degenerative disease that based on destruction of joint cartilage, joint capsule and other soft tissues. There are bone spurs, called osteophytes, one the femur head and acetabulum surface. Osteophytes usually limit joint movement and typically cause pain.
Hip joint is ball joint where head femur is inside the acetabulum. Reason of the joint degeneration can be improper building (hip dysplasia), growth disturbances or injuries. It can be also caused by metabolic disorders such as osteoporosis or overweight.
Our hip brace with side splint is a crucial element while rehabilitation process after joint replacement.
The side splint supports joint against the undesirable motions such as: excessive hip adduction, flexion or rotation, which can cause loosen and shift of the endoprosthesis. It is equipped with range of motion adjustment what is helpful after hip surgeries.
Our hip brace is used after surgery which limits the risk of the endoprosthesis damage.