Archive for April, 2013
The Pediatric Walker is a lightweight pediatric boot that is comfortable and easy to take on and take off. The boot fits either the right or left foot and will fit children from 18 months to 7 years of age. Strong support and mobility promotes quicker healing times, like in the case of ankle sprains. This walking boot is lighter and easier to wear than conventional casts. Protection and comfort is achieved with durable nylon and plastic construction. The foam wrap is lightweight, breathable, and washable.
Ankle braces are a great alternative to taping sprained ankles. The benefit over taping is that ankle braces can be adjusted throughout the game you’re playing or sport you’re participating in. Most ankle brace are applied over your socks so skin irritation and break down is not an issue. The sizes correspond to your shoe size. Ankle braces generally mimic taping for stability, and also provide warmth and compression. Ankle braces are an inexpensive treatment option for chronic ankle pain.