Sling and Swathe - Shoulder & Arm Immobilizer Products
In addition to providing protection, sling and swathe products maintain your arm in an immobilized position to allow for healing after suffering a serious shoulder injury. 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 model.
Common Uses for a Sling And Swathe:
Sling and swathe models can be used for shoulder 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 models from Hely Weber, MedSpec, Procare, Ossur with quality construction
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