Cellacare® Rhizo Classic

Orthosis for immobilisation of the thumb

Cellacare® Rhizo Classic is an orthosis for the thumb. A stabilisation element encircles the thumb laterally, immobilising the thumb carpometacarpal and the metacarpophalangeal joints.

Product benefits

Proven functional principle

  • immobilisation of the carpometacarpal and the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb
  • free finger movement
  • the stabilising element can be adjusted individually by a specialist if necessary.

Easy to use

  • easy application thanks to two fastener at the thumb and wrist
  • extended shape of the hook-and-loop fastener prevents the strap from slipping though the buckle – this makes it easier to put on the product
  • individually adjustable fastener at the thumb enables adaption of the product to the thumb size

High wearing comfort

  • thin and not bulky
  • made from a soft, comfortable base material
  • breathable material

Product composition

polyamide, polyester, polyurethane, cotton, polyacetal, aluminium

Versions

  • can be worn on the right or left side
  • colour: black/green

Bestillingsoplysninger

Cellacare® Rhizo Classic

individually packed in a folding box
SizeWrist circumference (cm)REFShipping units
112.5 - 17.51379311/39
216.5 - 21.51379321/39

Fields of application

  • immobilisation in the case of posttraumatic and postoperative conditions in articulatio metacarpophalangealis I (thumb basal joint) and/or articulatio carpometacarpalis pollicis (thumb saddle joint)
  • immobilisation in the case of an ulnar ligament injury (skier’s thumb)
  • immobilisation in the case of chronic instability of the joints of the thumb
  • immobilisation in the case of degenerative changes in articulatio metacarpophalangealis I (thumb basal joint) and/or articulatio carpometacarpalis pollicis (thumb saddle joint) (scaphotrapezio-trapezoid arthritis, rhizarthritis)

Properties

Proven functional principle

  • immobilisation of the carpometacarpal and the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb
  • free finger movement
  • The stabilising element can be adjusted individually by a specialist if necessary.

Easy to use

  • easy application thanks to two fastener at the thumb and wrist
  • extended shape of the hook-and-loop fastener prevents the strap from slipping though the buckle – this eases the product application
  • individually adjustable fastener at the thumb enables adaption of the product to the thumb size

High wearing comfort

  • thin and not bulky
  • made from a soft, comfortable base material
  • breathable material

To note

  • washable at 30°C, do not iron, do not bleach, do not tumble dry, do not dry clean