Traction Splint Trainer application requires the ability to regulate how much force is applied to a patients leg. Simulaids new Traction Splint Trainer can be set to correspond to an individuals body weight. This allows the instructor to determine if the student is correctly applying the rule of thumb that states "10% of the body
weight traction results in adequate relief for, but no further damage to the patient."
The Traction Splint Trainer can be adjusted for body weights ranging from 100 lbs to 300lbs. The electrical, push button panel makes simplified selection easy. This AC electrical trainer comes completely assembled and requires attachment to a base to secure it during training sessions. After applying traction, the deformity of the high recedes and splint can be applied, including any standard ankle hitch.