Choosing the best splinting material
Often there is no certain recipe for the perfect splint. Low temperature thermoplastics are often used to fabricate custom splints due to their properties that allow good working time, and optimum comfort to the client. Orfit Industries manufacture a range of latex free splinting materials displaying a variety of characteristics. The Orfit Clinical Guide illustrates the range of Clinical applications these materials can be used for, and how they splinting material properties relate to these applications. Choosing the best match will ensure that a splint will fit better, stay stronger and last longer.