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Supports & Braces

Donjoy Aligua Hinged Knee Brace

£34.99

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Description

What is the Aligua Hinged Elastic Knee Brace?

With its built in hinges on both sides this brace is an affordable lightweight option following mild MCL, LCL or meniscus injuries.  This brace is ideal for supporting the knee after mild injury providing proprioceptive and neuromuscular stimulation through compression and stabilisation.  It is made of anatomically knitted and multidirectional elastic.  Extra straps to correct fit above and below the knee cap are included.  The brace is loose over the back of the knee for comfort and there are circular pieces of silicone for general patella stability.  

What can it help?

  • patellofemoral injury ie. minor subluxation
  • grade I or II (mild) MCL or LCL injury
  • mild meniscus injuries
  • mild instability and swelling 
  • hyperextension of the knee
  • rehab after surgery
  • protect the knee in activities of dailiy living 
  • protect the knee in light sports (tennis, golf, football, basketball, cycling, volleyball)
  • not suitable for contact sports or extreme sports (skiing, snowboarding, kite surfing, motocross)

What size do I need?

Based on measurement around the thigh 15cm above center of the knee cap

X Small - 35-38cm

Small - 39-42cm

Medium - 43-46cm

Large - 47-49cm

X Large - 50-53cm

XX Large - 54-57cm

Donjoy Aligua Hinged Knee Brace