Upper Extremity Orthoses

The primary goal of orthotic intervention of the upper extremity is to improve one’s level of independence and functional ability with how they interact with objects in the environment. This can vary from positioning (static) support to dynamic orthotic braces.

Static Support (Resting Wrist Hand Orthosis)

  • Elbow sling
  • Shoulder immobilizers

Dynamic

  • Wrist tenodesis
  • Bioness
Resting Wrist Hand Orthosis