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Elastic Thumb Splint

Protects and offers the thumb support from unwanted motion following injury

Thumb injuries are common but sometimes you may just wish to immobilise your thumb through a thumb splint whilst still having full control of your wrist and fingers.

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Regular Price: £9.99

Special Price £7.99

Availability: In Stock

Which conditions can I use it for?



  • CMC Ligament Sprains or Strains

  • Sprained Thumb

  • General Thumb Injuries

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Regular Price: £9.99

Special Price £7.99

Description

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What is the Thumb Spica?

It is simply device which wraps around the wrist and thumb to keep the latter in place. Whilst helping to offer a high level of thumb support it does not compromise movement of the wrist or fingers on your hand. This allows you to carry on with your day.

When should it be used?

A thumb splint can be used following a number of different injuries. It can be used where you’ve broken the bone and require immobilisation to keep it in place whilst it heals. It can also be used following a sprain where thumb support is required to protect it and minimise the risk of further injury.

How does it work?

The thumb splint is designed to restrict movement of the thumb post injury. This aids in the recuperation process. By restricting movement of the thumb you minimise the risk of causing further damage when mobile.

How do I know if this is the right one for me?

When searching online there are a variety of different terms used to essentially describe the same product. Common terms include thumb spica splint or thumb support. They are all designed to do one thing and that is to stabilise the appendage and protect it from further injury. Splint is a common term following bone breaks i.e. finger splint, leg splint etc and refers to an area of the body being immobilised.

The main difference between these products is the material used. In this instance it’s manufactured from elastic which means it’s comfortable as well as applying a degree of compression (which can help with pain relief). Plastic variants exist on the market which don’t offer compression like a material based variant. The primary focus here is immobilisation.

When selecting your product ensure you select the correct size and orientation, as there is a different product for your left hand and right hand.

Features & Benefits

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  • Constructed from Elastic 
  • Simple design with spiral thumb stay 
  • Restricts movement of first MCP and CMC joints 
  • Touch-and-close fastenings
Sizing Information

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Please note: wrist circumference is required to determine the correct size of thumb splint.

Size Wrist circ. (cm) Left Right
Small 13 - 17 191/TS 196/TS
Medium 17 - 21 192/TS 197/TS
Large 21 - 25 193/TS 198/TS
X-Large 25 - 29 194/TS 199/TS
Feefo Reviews

Feefo Reviews - Average 91% (78 reviews)

Date Score Customer Comment Our Response
18-Mar-2021 Product:

Excellent fits perfectly and has eased my pain
17-Mar-2021 Product:

Supports the thumb but the material is rather rough on the skin.Hopefully this will resolve as the spica is worn more.
15-Mar-2021 Product:

Supports thumb do it dosnt brnd Thanks so much
27-Feb-2021 Product:

I knew what I required and it was a very easy and very speedy transaction
22-Feb-2021 Product:

I have had them before from my consultant, quite good but dont last very long, couple of weeks only.
27-Dec-2020 Product:

Good support, better than NHS issue and were a very good price.
16-Dec-2020 Product:

It looks as though it would 'do the trick'. But this was purchased for someone else & although he said he could feel the benefit of the support almost immediately, he didn't wear it for long/hasn't worn it since because it made frequent washing of hands difficult. So for me personally, a bit of a waste... Read More.
29-Nov-2020 Product:

It was unsuitable for my purpose, but the product itself was well made. Thanks for taking time time to feedback to us.

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Thanks so much
20-Nov-2020 Product:

Comfortable and works as it should.
20-Nov-2020 Product:

The spica support is great
25-Jul-2020 Product:

Exactly what I was looking for Thanks for this lovely feedback.
18-May-2020 Product:

Works well as support, and easily manageable.
17-May-2020 Product:

An excellent product relieving pain and allowing use of the hand for all puirposes.
29-Apr-2020 Product:

Meets my need, reliable product Thanks again.
02-Apr-2020 Product:

Not happy with the service Morning

Please see my service feedback.

Thanks kindly
09-Mar-2020 Product:

Good fit & good quality very comfortable
12-Dec-2019 Product:

Comfortable, very supportive, and relieves the pain almost immediately.
Overall an excellent product to highly recommended.
Thanks for letting us know about your product, really good to hear its working for you.
12-Dec-2019 Product:

I have arthritis in my hand wrist supports help Thank you for this positive feedback.
04-Dec-2019 Product:

Excellent Thanks again.
03-Dec-2019 Product:

Excellent product and service. Again, thanks again.
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Feefo reviews : Average 91% (78 reviews)

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