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Occupational therapy splint form

This splint was made for:

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It is called:

It should be worn

Splint wearing:


If you experience:

  • any rubbing, red marks which do not disappear 15 minutes after the splint has been removed
  • increased swelling
  • pins and needles

or if you have any other concerns, please contact your occupational therapist as soon as possible.

Most splints can be cleaned using cool water and soap. If your splint is made from thermoplastic material keep it away from anything hot as it will lose its shape.

Your occupational therapist is:

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Please note: this is a generic information sheet relating to care at Sheffield Children’s NHS FT. These details may not reflect treatment at other hospitals. This information is not intended as a substitute for professional medical care. Always follow your healthcare professionals’ instructions. If this resource relates to medicines, please read it alongside the medicine manufacturer’s patient information leaflet. If this information has been translated into another language from English, efforts have been made to maintain accuracy, but there may still be some translation errors. If you are unsure about any of the guidance in this resource or have specific questions about how it relates to your child, always ask your healthcare professional for further advice.

Resource number: OT46

Resource Type: Article

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