Kid-Friendly Deep Pressure Therapy ClothingBy Rehab Management: Rehab Today,
Publication Date: March 21, 2011
Article describes compression garments designed for children. Giant Leaps compression garments are used in therapy and provide deep pressure support to children with a variety of physical, emotional, and social challenges. The clothing does not restrict movement and can be worn under street clothes as well as on its own. It is made of four way stretch nylon and spandex tricot that is machine washable. The nylon and spandex blend allows the garments to retain their shape, making them effective at providing neurological proprioceptive sensory feedback.
Assistive Products Discussed: THERATOGS ULTRA FULL BODY SYSTEM (MODELS GFB100, GFB200, GFB300, GFB400, GFB600, GFB610, GFB620, GFB700, GFB710, GFB720 & GFB730)
THERATOGS ULTRA POSTURE AND TORSO ALIGNMENT SYSTEM (MODELS GPTA110, GPTA210, GPTA310 & GPTA410)
Published by: Ascend Media LLC (Website:http://www.ascendmedia.com)
Link to text: http://www.rehabpub.com/RMN/2011-03-21_01.asp