Remington Medical the exclusive distributor of SPIO Compression Garments in Canada!
SPIO is a compression system designed to help children with special needs including Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Down Syndrome, sensory processing disorders, and other neuro-muscular delays. SPIO is made of a patented Lycra fabric with a unique multi-directional stretch. SPIO offers a variety of comfortable and affordable styles that can be worn under clothing all day.
SPIO® TLSO Vest Use:
The SPIO QUEST TLSO Vest (two rigid removable stays lincluded) is ideal for children with poor core muscle activation, stabilization, or weakness. Children with the diagnosis of Severe Axial Hypotonia, Athetoid Quadriplegia, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, or Benign Anterior Horn Cell Disease may benefit from the use of the SPIO vest.
Provides shoulder-trunk-hip stability and mid-line orientation
Increases body awareness
Excellent trial orthosis
To permit maximum freedom of movement in situations of neuromuscular scoliosis, the SPIO TLSO Vest can also be used in conjunction with a very flexible custom molded Thoracic Lumbar Sacral Orthosis (TLSO) back to which the front portion can be attached and adjusted
TLSO Vest is adjustable to provide optimal cylindrical chest, abdominal, and pelvic compression to assist core muscle activation and stabilization
Great tool to assist with Hippotherapy treatment
Standard double layer compression around the shoulder, trunk, pelvis, and hips
front panel attaches to neoprene back with hook and loop tabs
Shoulder extensions are individually adjusted for tension and angle of pull
Worn down over the hips and anchored with a strap that fastens between the legs to prevent upward creeping on the trunk
Sizes V51 and larger are made with a fully removeable crotch strap/tab for toileting
Back Panel is made of a semi rigid but flexible velcro-sensitive 1mm neoprene that adjusts to front portion with hook and loop tabs
Optional Thermoplast Back Panel is available upon request for an additional charge.
Neoprene back panel is perforated to reduce overheating