TITLE

Orthopedic Softgoods

PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
HomeCare Magazine;Sep2015, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
The article features a selection of orthopedic softgoods including the #43 Vega Aligner Knee Brance from M-Brace, Cervical Collar from Drive Medical Design & Mfg., and Designer Universal Arm Sling from Teresa Taylor Products.
ACCESSION #
109929972

 

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