We are a group of occupational and physical therapists with a special interest in the rehabilitation of the upper extremity.
We are dedicated to the enhancement of upper extremity rehabilitation within Canada through the promotion of quality of care, education and information sharing.
The Wave Tube: A perturbation device for upper extremity proprioception retraining
The Wave Tube is a variation on the slosh pipe (commonly used for shoulder rehab, or core strengthening by CrossFit enthusiasts). It can be used by anyone recovering from hand/wrist/forearms trauma or periods of immobilization, and could also be used for neuromuscular disorders... read more (members only)
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Designed for optimum support of thumb saddle joint. Positions metacarpal of thumb in stable, functional position with good gripper function. Anatomical design features rounded edges, simple locking system, integrated shapeable aluminum core and additional Velcro strap.