What is the Elite Hinged Knee Brace?
The Elite hinged knee brace has been designed for the rehabilitation of ACL and other severe knee ligament injuries. The hinged knee brace also helps to stabilise the patella and the collateral ligaments. The Elite hinged knee brace features adjustable straps above and below the knee for added support, while the plastic hinges on both sides of the brace enhance stability.
When can I use the Elite Hinged Knee Brace?
The Elite hinged knee brace provides outstanding knee protection during a range of activities including snowboarding and skiing and helps to improve the stability of the knee following partial or complete tears or surgery to the knee ligaments. The hinged knee brace is also ideal for use following a meniscus (cartilage) injury.
How does the Elite Hinged Knee Brace work?
The Elite hinged knee brace features Coolmax fabric lining which ensures you are kept both cool and comfortable. The hinged design combined with the adjustable straps ensures this knee brace is ideal for rehabilitation following a severe knee ligament injury and helps you to return to sport and activities faster. The Elite hinged knee brace features plastic hinges on both sides of the brace to help enhance stability, while the hook and loop closures easily adjust for a comfortable and easy fit.
Use a mild detergent and cold water and leave to dry – the Elite hinged knee brace is not suitable for use in a washing machine or dryer. The removable splints can be pulled out from the brace before washing.
Which size do I need?
Remove all clothing from the area. Measuring above clothing may cause the wrong size to be ordered or the product to not fit correctly.
Please use a tailors tape measure to take your measurement.
To find the size you need, measure 6in above the kneecap.
If you are between sizes, please choose the larger size.
This product can be used on either the left or the right knee.
- Small: 30.5cm – 35.5cm (12″ – 14″)
- Medium: 35.5cm – 40.5cm (14″ – 16″)
- Large: 40.5cm – 45.5cm (16″ – 18″)
- X-Large: 45.5cm – 50.8cm (18″ – 20″)
- XX-Large: 50.8cm – 56cm (20″ – 22″