A Sling and swathe cradles your arm and immobilizes the shoulder in a protected, comfortable manner after shoulder surgery and shoulder injuries. It provides protection and allows for healing after shoulder dislocation. DME-Direct carries the most complete selection of brand name sling and swathe models for use in recovery after surgery or following a recent injury - all physician recommended. These products serve as an immobilizer and are sized to provide a perfect fit. Their straps are fully adjustable giving you the ability to position your arm at the correct height needed to relieve all the stress and pain coming from your shoulder joint. Search below to find your favorite arm sling with swathe design.
Common Uses for a Sling And Swathe:
Sling and swathe models can be used for dislocations/separations, sprains/strains, and management of acute injuries requiring immobilization of your arm close to your chest. They keep your shoulder joint well protected for safety reasons mostly. Sling and swathe products can also be used to treat non-union fractures, and strokes resulting in total paralysis of an arm (hemiplegia). You'll find shoulder sling and swathe designs from DeRoyal, Hely Weber, MedSpec, Procare, and Ossur featuring quality materials and construction. Our customer service team is here to help assist with correct sling and swathe application with every purchase.