According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Americans spend at least $50 billion each year on low back pain. Back pain is the most common cause of job-related disability and a leading contributor to missed work. Back pain is the second only to headaches as the most common neurological ailment in the United States.
There are many back braces sold in the USA to help support the back and abdominal area, and enhancing the healing process following a back injury or surgery. You can choose from simple fabric wrap around supports, to very rigid and mouldable thermoplastic and metal braces for more serious spinal conditions.
The Hely & Weber Hayes Solly Spine Brace System is indicated and ideally suited for treating chronic back pain, spondylosis, stenosis, post-operative rehabilitation, chronic lumbar instability, herniated lumbar disc, and degenerative disk disease.
The unique features of this popular brace is the spacer fabric and cotton construction which is breathable, creating a cool and comfortable fit. The material is easily washable to maintain proper patient hygiene.
The Solly utilizes Thermoplastic panels that provide anterior and posterior support. The brace also incorporates eight flexible stays around the brace, providing additional support and adjustability.
One of the great features of the Sully Back Brace is the use of 6 Tension straps that wrap around the brace. By having these straps provide customize tension, compression and adjustment to wear the back support is needed most. The brace also contains 8 interlocking laces to create a speed lacing effect, for quick and easy application and removal.
The brace supports the lower thoracic and sacral areas where most back injuries and herniations occur. The Solly Spine Brace System comes in a classic style, and a low profile style for short trunk patients.
If you are looking for a high quality, supportive brace that is comfortable to wear and low profile in design, you should look at this superior brace by Hely & Weber.
Please remember to consult with your treating physician or therapist to determine if the Sully Spine Brace is right for your condition.
Source by Dr. Kenneth Shapiro