A quadrilateral type item designed for use with a full-leg cast. It is designed to fit around the proximal thigh prior to casting. It provides a contoured fit in the gluteal area for improved patient comfort. This item can also be attached to a lower limb fracture bracing.
Our medical equipment dictionary is provided for use by medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals and is for general, educational purposes only. If you would like to suggest an addition or update to the definition for temporary intracanalicular collagen implant, please contact us.