Basically it is a wire splint which fits over the leg and the padded section sits around the top of the leg, see pictures for more details. When applied correctly the Thomas Splint allows the broken leg to hang within the Splint and heal without any pressure when the animal walks. Full Leg Air Splint, Adult. By: MAYFLOWER SPLINT CO. Log in for availability. EA. Your price: Log in List Price: $ Compare. More info Close info. Product Features: Air splints are designed for oral inflation with push/pull valves. Plastic pressure splints for fractures, broken, crushed or burned extremities.
Due to the coronavirus outbreak worldwide, global demand for some personal protective equipment (PPE) is exceeding supply. In addition, manufacturing of PPE and many other wound care and infection prevention products have been impacted by global response to coronavirus. Feb 01, · Fracture management in llamas and alpacas present a unique and interesting challenge to the veterinary surgeon compared to other species. Camelids are considered to be excellent patients for the treatment of orthopedic injuries because they have a relative low body weight, tolerate external coaptation devices, are able to ambulate on three legs post Cited by: 3.
Aug 13, · You can make a splint with a tongue depressor padded with cotton. Place it down the back of the leg and secure it with electrical tape or veterinary elastic wrap. Wrap the tape several times around the hoof, above the pastern joint and up the leg. Do not wrap it too tightly: You’ll cut off the circulation.