What is the Donjoy Quick Fit Hinged Knee Brace?
The Donjoy Quick Fit Hinged is a Hinged Knee Support which offers protection, compression and support for all kinds of injuries. This includes simple knee sprains, mild to moderate ligament problems and instabilities, to meniscus injuries, patella tracking issues, hyper mobility and mild arthritic pain. It enables to wearer to return to mobility or sports activities.
The Quick Fit Hinged Knee Sleeve is made from a neoprene alternative that is breathable and conforms to all lumps and bumps around the knee joint. It has an additional feature of a Lycra panel behind the knee to reduce any bunching and discomfort. There are 6 independent straps (4 front and 2 rear) to allow compression and full adjustment and customization for the perfect fit.
The off loading hinges in the Quick Fit Hinged Knee Brace, are removable and offer medial and lateral support. The hinges are connected together through the gears, meaning they move together and connect the thigh and calf together through the hinge. The unique oval shaped buttress around the kneecap improves the tracking and aids correction of any misalignment.
To learn about the different types of hinges, please see our blog here – Types of Knee Brace Hinges
When can I use the Donjoy Quick Fit Hinged Knee Brace?
The Donjoy Quick Fit Hinged Knee Support can be used for all types of knee injuries, especially ligament instability, such as ACL, PCL, MCL or LCL. As the hinges in this product are very strong, they only allow the natural movement of the knee. It will also prevent any hyper-extension of the knee.
If you would like to find out more about ACL injuries, you can find more information here – ACL Knee Injuries
To see all of the High Level knee braces on offer, please see our full range of supports – Knee Supports and Knee Braces
What size Donjoy Quick Fit Hinged Knee Brace do I need?
The measurement for this product is taken, 6″/15cm above the kneecap, around the circumference of the thigh.
|Size||Thigh (cms)||Thigh (inches)|
|XX Small||26.5 – 33||10.5 – 13|
|X Small||33 – 39||13 – 15.5|
|Small||39 – 47||15.5 – 18.5|
|Medium||47 – 53||18.5 – 21|
|Large||53 – 60||21 – 23.5|
|X Large||60 – 67||23.5 – 26.5|
|XX Large||67 – 75||26.5 – 29.5|
|XXX Large||75 – 81||29.5 – 32|