Remington Medical now distributes 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.
Allows for greater tactile exploration and precision. Children with hemiplegia and athetoid or spastic quadriplegia have shown decreased hypersensitivity and improved hand use.
Improves sensory awareness in hand and wrist
Increases stability of soft tissue structures which improves movement control
May decrease hand biting
Standard single layer
Open fingers, fabricated thumb
Extends from the metacarpals to above the wrist