Thera-Band Long 18″ LOOP
Thera-Band Long 18″ LOOP This 18″ long coloured Thera-Band LOOP offers a level of resistance that is variable dependent on the colour of band selected. The yellow is light, red is rated as medium, green heavy and blue extra heavy. Thera-Band LOOPs are ideal for lower extremity, shoulder, neck, core and back applications and are available in a range of four colour-coded levels of resistance. Shorter length loops are available for hand and wrist rehabilitation. Proper use of the Thera-Band system for resistive exercise provides the user with both positive and negative force on the muscles, improving strength, range of motion and cooperation of muscle groups. The colour-coded progressive resistance levels, allows clear, structured and visual documentation of progress from one level to the next. The Thera-Band brand is trusted and respected around the world, and this Thera-Band LOOP is used extensively in the NHS.
With the Thera-Band LOOP, measuring a users progress and achieving goals for fitness or therapy is easier than ever before. The different resistant levels are determined by the thickness of the LOOP in use with the colour-coded levels increasing in difficulty from the easiest, Yellow (Light), to the hardest, Blue (Extra Heavy). The Comprehensive system provides positive reinforcement and feedback for gauging results.
Orthopaedic advice: When to use this product: An essential for patients with a wide variety of problems and rehabilitation requirements. From shoulder and elbow strengthening to knee hip and ankle problems. The longer 18″ loop is the more versatile version. The Yellow and Red lighter strength version is useful for early rehabilitation following surgery and for older patients. The stronger versions are useful for further rehabilitation and training. Shorter loops are available for hand and wrist rehabilitation.