Clavicle brace or figure-8 clavicle brace provides ultimate support and immobilization of the collarbone. The clavicle support brace is intended for the treatment of clavicle fractures or injuries. For the child version of the same clavicle brace. The collarbone (clavicle) is one of the most commonly broken or fractured bones in the human body. This injury is typically seen among younger kids, adults involved in high impact exercises, or anyone who spends a lot of time playing high contact sports like soccer or football players. A broken collarbone can also be caused by trauma such as car crashes or severe falls. To learn more about treatment options or braces for a broken collarbone, click here.
What Does a Broken Collarbone Feel Like?
A broken clavicle is usually pretty apparent. You will probably feel a crack when it happens. Then, you will likely experience some of these symptoms:
Trouble moving your arm and shoulder
Swelling and pain around the collarbone
A lump or deformity around the area of the break
A grinding sensation you try to lift your arm
Sagging or drooping around your shoulder
Can This Clavicle Brace Be Used as a Posture Support?
This upper back brace can also be used as a posture trainer to help prevent you from developing a hunchback. It does so thanks to the figure-8 design, which loops around your shoulders and crosses in the back, gently pulling your shoulders back. This design helps retrain the muscles in your back to hold an upright, non-slouched position, keeping your spine properly aligned and straight.
Wearing Clavicle Brace can help you to maintain good posture while typing on your computer at the office, sitting in your desk chair, or standing up, for example. A pediatric sized posture corrector for children is also available.
Reasons Why People Love This Figure 8 Clavicle Brace
This broken clavicle treatment brace and posture corrector have a number of features that make it comfortable to wear when dealing with collarbone pain. Following we detail 5 top-rated features that help it stand out from similar clavicle immobilizers or broken collarbone arm slings on the market.
Easily Adjustable, Medical-Grade Velcro Closures
- Thick Padded Straps Offer Comfortable Stabilization
Provides More Mobility Than an Arm Sling
Available in Several Sizes, Fitting a Wide Variety of People
Use After Collarbone Surgery
If your injury is a simple break that does not require any realignment of your collarbone or fragmentation, simply immobilizing the region with this clavicle brace should allow your bone to heal. In more serious breaks where the bone must be reset, surgery might be necessary.
After surgery, this clavicle fracture brace helps hold your shoulders still so your collarbone can properly heal.