The Djo Exos Short Thumb Spica II, also known as STS II, is a specialized orthopedic brace designed to provide stabilization to the first metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint. It is suitable for various conditions, including preoperative and postoperative care, post-traumatic situations, as well as degenerative conditions affecting the thumb.
Stabilization: The primary function of the STS II is to stabilize the first metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint.
Versatile Use: The brace can be utilized in different scenarios, including preoperative preparation, postoperative recovery, management of post-traumatic conditions, and addressing degenerative conditions affecting the thumb.
Thermoforming Capability: The brace is designed to be thermoformed, allowing for customization to the patient's extremity. This feature ensures a comfortable and personalized fit.
Range of Motion: The brace features an opening around the base of the thumb and across the palmar crease. This design allows for a certain range of motion and comfort without sacrificing stability.
Detachable Nylon Strap: The STS II includes a detachable nylon strap across the web space, providing comfortable and adjustable control distally.
BOA Fit System: The BOA Fit System is incorporated into the design, enabling quick adjustment in circumferential compression. Additionally, the system includes a BOA Locking Ring for securing the desired level of compression.
Latex-Free: The brace is manufactured without the use of natural rubber latex, addressing potential latex allergies or sensitivities.
Comfort and Control: The combination of customizable fit, detachable strap, and the BOA Fit System aims to provide both comfort and control in managing thumb-related conditions.