Thumb supports/splints are orthopaedic devices designed specifically to treat thumb injuries, deformities or inflammation. These thumb supports are mostly used to treat a gamekeeper’s thumb, tendonitis, collateral ligament injuries, and thumb sprains caused by trauma or sports. When choosing thumb supports, there are few factors that you need to consider;
Types of thumb splints
Depending on your situation, a thumb support can be static with styles designed to support your thumb. They can also extend to your forearm to provide efficient support for the thumb and the wrist.
Thumb splints can be categorized into three types:
Thumb supports offered by Podobrace come in different varieties and the prices are customer friendly.