DMO Open Palm Glove
The DMO Open Palm Glove provides support for high muscle tone, hypermobility and wrist flexion conditions. Due to the open palm this device offers increased sensory input and proprioception.
Lycra gloves are an orthotic device which is designed to assist and improve conditions which result in tremors, high or low muscle tone or altered alignment of the hand and wrist. They are available in a range of styles from a full arm and hand to an open palmed glove. This enables your orthotist to select the best device for your needs. Lycra gloves can be worn as a pair or as a single handed garment depending on your requirements.
There are many indications for using a lycra glove. These include:
If you are unsure if you would be suitable for a lycra glove please contact us to discuss.
Lycra gloves are often used for the following conditions:
This list of conditions is not exhaustive. If you are unsure if you would be suitable for a lycra glove please contact us to discuss.
There are many benefits that come from using a lycra glove. These include:
There are many benefits using a lycra glove to find out more please contact us to discuss.
Types of lycra gloves that may be used include:
The process to receive a lycra glove would be:
Lycra gloves need to be close fitting in order to provide the most benefits to the user therefore your orthotist will need to take a number of different measurements of your fingers, hand, wrist and arm. These measurements will then be used to select the appropriate device for your needs.