Elbow immobilizer restraint (1239)

Key points below


Why is an elbow immobilizer needed?

How do I put it on my child?illustration of an unwrapped arm

  1. Put the immobilizer under your child’s arm. The widest edge should be closest to your child’s shoulder. The elbow should be in the middle.illustration of a wrapped arm
  2. Wrap it around the arm.
  3. Close the Velcro® straps.

Important tips

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This sheet was created to help you care for your child or family member. It does not take the place of medical care. Talk with your healthcare provider for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up.



Call your child’s doctor, nurse, or clinic if you have any questions or concerns or if your child has special health care needs that were not covered by this information.