HOT & COLD PACKS
Hot & cold packs are made of durable nylon material inside which there is an active gel which accumulates cold or warmth.
They are used in cold or hot therapy to stop swelling, reduce the production of lymph and reduce pain caused by injuries.
The packs are reusable.
INDICATIONS TO HOT THERAPY:
reduction of pain
joint contractures, scars, post-surgical adhesion
some paralysis of peripheral nerves
injuries of ligaments and joint capsules
joint diseases of different etiology
degenerative and deforming changes
as a preparation to physical excersices
INDICATIONS TO COLD THERAPY:
conditions after injuries and overstraining of locomotor organs
(e.g. tears of muscles, ligaments, etc.)
joint dislocations and twists
inflammation of periarticular tissues
pain states in the course of osteoarthritis
neuralgia and pain syndromes
to lower temperature in states of subfebrile and fever