A counterforce brace is a strap worn around the forearm just below
the elbow and used primarily for tendon problems. Some health professionals
believe that the brace distributes pressure from muscle use throughout the
area, rather than just on the tendon.
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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