Shoulder Immobilising Sling
How do you Use the Shoulder Immobilising Sling?
To fit the sling pull it over so that the strap is over the opposite
shoulder of the arm requires the sling.
Next, position the sling under the arm, with the cornered side of the
sling by the elbow.
The user should now be able to adjust the incline to their preference,
it is recommended that the arm in kept inclined towards the shoulder.
Incline should be at least 90° in order to reduce swelling and provide
The sling can be hand washed, but should be air dryed.
What is the Shoulder Immobilising Sling?
The Shoulder Immobilising Sling is a low cost arm support, designed to
elevate the arm and maintain immobilisation of the arm., which helps to
relieve pain and reduce swelling.
It is designed to include a foam waist strap and foam shoulder strap for
patient comfort. This prevents the strap from digging into the shoulder,
which increases the longevity of the sling.
The sling is specifically designed to support the arm and is
manufactured with a comfortable back strap.
This means that the user does not have to manually modify the sling to
fit the arm, increasing the speed and effectiveness of the treatment.
The adjustable d-ring back straps allow the user to raise or lower the
sling to their ideal height, with minimum fuss or discomfort.
Due to the adjustable nature of the sling, specific sizes have to be
ordered, see below for details.
To find your ideal size measure the length of the forearm and compare it
to the size chart.
Following measurement choose your size from the drop box at the top of
28cm - 33cm
33cm - 40cm
40cm - 51cm
51cm - 58cm