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Cellacare® Gilchrist
Cellacare® Gilchrist Easy

Shoulder/Arm Support

Fields of application

  • posttraumatic/postoperative immobilization of the shoulder and upper arm

Properties

  • quick and easy application
  • no pain or sensation of pressure as the injured shoulder remains free
  • The support does not have to be taken off for therapeutic exercises, wound care or daily personal hygiene.
  • flat, padded straps made from skin-friendly material
  • high wearing comfort
  • colour: off-white

To note

  • Gilchrist: machine wash at 30°C, do not bleach, do not tumble dry, do not dry clean
  • Gilchrist Easy: machine wash at 95°C, do not bleach, do not tumble dry, do not dry clean
  • close hook-and-loop fasteners before washing

Give pain the cold shoulder

Cellacare Shoulder/Arm Supports are ready-to-use braces which function on the same principle as Gilchrist or Dessault bandages. They are designed to immobilize the shoulder and upper arm and are used in cases of severe sprains or fractures in the shoulder or upper arm, such as acromioclavicular joint separation, rotator cuff injury, shoulder dislocation and injuries to the sternoclavicular articulation.

Greatest freedom of movement without pressure

This ready-to-use brace can be put on quickly with just a few grip tabs. When wearing it patients feel neither pressure nor pain (from the brace) because the injured shoulder remains free. Furthermore, therapeutic exercises and wound care can be performed without having to remove the support. It is not a further impediment to daily personal hygiene. The brace has flat, padded straps made from skin-friendly material.

Cellacare Gilchrist (left) and Cellacare Gilchrist Easy (right) being worn.

Measure chest circumference.

Product composition

Gilchrist: polyurethane, polyamide, viscose, polyester, cotton.
Gilchrist Easy: cotton, polyamide, elastane.

Versions

  • Gilchrist: can be worn on the left or right shoulder
  • Gilchrist Easy: ready-for-use; available in two versions (for the right or left shoulder)

Ordering information

Cellacare® Gilchrist

individually packed in a folding box
SizeLength (cm)Chest Size (cm)REFShipping Units (pcs.)Weight in kg (SC/TC)
S
190< 60224011/440.10/4.62
M
23060 - 80224021/44
0.11/5.24
L
28080 - 100224031/440.13/5.81
XL320100 - 120224041/440.13/6.30

Cellacare® Gilchrist Easy

individually packed in a folding box
SizeChest Size (cm)REFShipping Units (pcs.)Weight in kg (SC/TC)
left shoulder version
1
80 - 100224151/5
– / 1.75
2
100 - 120224161/5
0.37 / 1.92
right shoulder version
1
80 - 100224171/5
–/1.92
2100 - 120224181/5/1.92

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