Metacarpal Thumb Splint
Thumb Splint for Metacarpal Support and Recovery
What Can the Metacarpal Thumb Splint Be Used For?
The Metacarpal Thumb Splint is an effective anatomical splint designed
to hold the thumb in full extension following sprains or surgery.
It allows the total freedom of fingers and wrist functions, ensuring the
user a degree of manoeuvrability during their recovery period.
The splint also provides support in the treatment of basilar joint
disease, particularly arthritis. By restricting movement of the thumb
the splint can reduce the amount of inflammation and the pain and
swelling associated with the inflammation.
The splint can also provide relief by holding the thumb in place in
cases where the user has lost their ability to open the thumb away from
The splint comes with an internal sock to provide maximum comfort and
prevent against soreness and blisters.
The splint can be hand washed.
The Metacarpal Thumb Splint comes in multiple sizes in left or right
hand variations, allowing for personalised treatment.
To find the best fit, measure the circumference of your wrist and choose
the appropriate measurement from the drop down box on this page.
The sizes available are:
Small: Up to 17cm
Medium: 17cm- 19cm
Large: 19cm - 23cm
Extra Large: 23cm and up
For further adjustment the splint can be secured with elastic hook and
loop fastening, allowing a precise fit.