Traction Units, Intermittent, Mobile

Definition : Powered traction units designed to be placed on a mobile cart that can be rolled either to a table to apply horizontal traction force or to a chair to apply vertical traction by means of harnesses attached to the cervical or lumbar vertebrae. These devices typically consist of an electrical motor and a control unit used to generate and regulate the mechanical forces and a cord (e.g., braided nylon) that is clamped to the harness and transmit the force; adjustable spreader bars, typically attached to the control unit are frequently used to vary the angle at which the cord applies the traction. Most of these units can be operated in static or intermittent modes or in variations of the intermittent mode (i.e., progressive/regressive and cyclic modes). Mobile powered traction units are used for cervical traction and also to widen the intervertebral spaces, usually for treatment of prolapsed intervertebral disks, facet joint osteoarthritis and capsulitis, and disk protrusion and/or degenerative disk diseases.

UMDC code : 14108

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DJO Global Inc

Company Type: Parent

DJO Global, Inc. is a leading global provider of high-quality, orthopedic devices, with a broad range of products used for rehabilitation, pain management and physical therapy.

Empi Direct

Company Type: Parent

GF Health Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

GF Health Products, Inc. is one of the world's leading manufacturers and distributors of medical products, with 300 US-based employees, marketing our internationally recognized brands within 84 countries.

Instrument Specialists Inc

Company Type: Parent

Instrument Specialists Inc. (ISI), founded in 1978 by Sandra and Joseph R. Kabanek, Ph.D., began by repairing and sharpening hand-held surgical instruments. A line of cleaning products was quickly developed after discovering that many of the instruments sent for repair were not broken, but simply dirty. Two of the cleaning products are rust & stain removers, uniquely addressing a problem which often resulted in instruments malfunctioning.

Medicanix Inc

Company Type: Parent

Medicanix Inc was founded in 1982. The company started by providing service and repair on autoclaves, sterilizers, power exam tables, EKG machines, and all types of medical and physician office equipment around the Connecticut and New York metropolitan area. Medicanix has established its great reputation by responding to our customer's needs in a prompt manor along with providing excellent customer service.

Minto Research & Development Inc

Company Type: Parent

Minto Research & Development, Inc. is committed to providing excellence in traction splinting technology and as importantly, superior patient care. As such, we endeavored to develop a traction splint that meets virtually all of your emergency traction splinting needs.

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