FLEXTEND® PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

FLEXTEND® IS RECOMMENDED FOR PAIN AND DYSFUNCTION ASSOCIATED WITH REPETITIVE
STRAIN INJURIES AND OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS OF THE UPPER EXTREMITIES.

APPLICATIONS:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Guyon's Syndrome
  • DeQuervains Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's
  • Hand Parapresis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Short Flexor Tendons
  • Tendon Repair Injuries
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
FUNCTIONALITY:

FLEXTEND® is a patented, multifunctional exercise system that provides relief by correcting the strength imbalance that exists between the strong, overused flexor muscles that "close" the hand, and the weak, underdeveloped extensor muscles that "open" the hand. FLEXTEND® actively stretches the finger, wrist, and elbow flexors and finger adductors, while strengthening the finger, wrist and elbow extensors and finger abductors simultaneously.
  • Alleviates pain and dysfunction associated w/ RSI's and direct trauma.
  • Improves wrist flexion and finger MP, PIP and DIP joint flexion.
  • Increases finger, wrist, and elbow extension, and finger abduction.
  • Increases radial and ulnar deviation of the wrist/hand.
  • Dramatically Increases grip-strength and muscle endurance levels.
  • Reduces adhesions and scar tissue caused by injury or trauma.
  • Stabilizes the finger, wrist, elbow and shoulder joints.
  • Improves finger, hand, arm and shoulder circulation.
  • Corrects structural imbalances affecting the upper extremity.
  • Increases range of motion of all upper extremity joints.

  • L-3912 : WHFO flexion glove w/ elastic finger control
  • L-3999 : Unlisted procedure for upper arm / limb orthosis.
  • L-3984 : Upper extremity fracture orthosis, wrist.
  • E-1399 : Swanson finger crush.