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Keep cool wearing a shoulder brace: A Pilot study

Posted by Margie Olds on

Heat Retention in Shoulder Braces: A Pilot Study We wanted to know if the new Hot Weather Shoulder Brace was cooler to wear when exercising. We  undertook a pilot research trial to investigate the differences in heat retention across our different shoulder braces. We used a thermal imaging camera to see if there was a difference in surface heat from the multi-directional brace, or the new Hot Weather Brace. Methods: Margie volunteered to cycle on an exercise bike wearing three different types of shoulder brace. The Hot Weather Shoulder Brace The Multi Directional Shoulder Brace (Breatheable Neoprene) The Original thick...

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New Flawless Motion Ambassador

Posted by Margie Olds on

Flawless Motion is proud to sponsor our latest athlete- Jono Hickey   Jono Hickey has recently started with the Otago Highlanders. And from the look of these photos, you can't even see his brace! All the best for the season Jono :)  

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Brodie's Back in Black

Posted by Margie Olds on

What a comeback!. Great to have Brodie back and black and proud to support him with a little bit of blue.  And then what a great tackle!  And great play.! Obviously some great training and preparation . Congratulations

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Buenos Aires ICSET conference 2019

Posted by Margie Olds on

The 6th International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Therapist is held together with the 14th International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. It has been a great opportunity to present my research papers and discuss treatments with international surgeons and shoulder therapists.

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The rugby shoulder

Posted by Margie Olds on

Types of injuries in rugby Some research by Juliana Usman and colleagues (1) looked at videos of rugby shoulder injuries from 2005 to 2010 in Super Rugby matches.The most common injury was to the AC Joint - and dislocations to the AC Joint resulted in the most time away from the game. To learn more about ACJ injuries click here. If you need a brace for an AC Joint injury, check our our AC Joint brace. Usman and colleagues identified two main mechanisms of shoulder injury. where there was impact with the ground, when the arm was across the body...

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