Features of the Brown Medical Herbst Cradle Orthosis for Management of Plantar Flexion:
Designed for plantar flexion contractures, pressure-free positioning and prevention or healing of decubital ulcers on the heel and malleoli.
Made of soft, ripstop nylon.
Cool and soothing to the patient's compromised skin.
Anti-bacterial filling is strategically placed, creating a soft cradle that alleviates pressure while a pocket of beads in the centerwall of the leg portion enhances blood circulation.
Plastic posterior and plantar brace keeps foot at a 90-degree angle while the patient rests comfortably in bed.
Anti-rotation bar prevents lower extremity rotation and adjusts for right or left foot.
Hook & loop closures allow for secure and expedient application.
Extremely lightweight, Herbst Cradle weighs only 15 oz.
Designed by a podiatrist.
Effective treatment for decubital ulcers, bed linen abrasions, lower extremity rotation and plantar flexion contractures.
With one of the largest catalogs of medical, surgical and diagnostic supplies available online, Medex Supply can accommodate your facility's needs for Orthopedic Therapy. Ankle Braces & Supports can be found in our extensive online collection of products from globally recognized and trusted brands, including Brownmed. An excellent option to consider is the Herbst Cradle Orthosis for Management of Plantar Flexion.
While in supine position, measure length of foot from back of heel to tip of great toe as patient holds foot in flexed position.