back brace

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to back brace: scoliosis
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to back brace

a brace worn to support the back

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The schoolgirl must wear a restrictive back brace 23 hours a day in a bid to cure a rare defect in her backbone.
Zero Compression Back Brace offers a patented extremely effective back braces that reduce and in many cases, wipes out the pain of lower back.
Everything seems perfect until a visit with her scoliosis doctor leads to a back brace of hard plastic which not only keeps her from doing her favorite things, but changes how everyone views her.
He has now had a back brace fitted, but must return to Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital at the end of August to see if he needs surgery.
The teen added: "I've had to wear a back brace since I was nine.
the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, today announced that Latvian wheelchair fencer, Polina Rokova, is wearing a customized 3D printed back brace during her quest for gold at the Paralympics 2016 this week.
Ahead of tomorrow's Legia Warsaw showdown, Kilduff said: "It was scary for the first few weeks because I went straight into a back brace.
She said her son has to wear a back brace following his fall, but is expected to recover.
Remarkably, he made a full recovery from the accident but had to wear a back brace while he recovered from his serious injuries.
Remarkably, Anthony made a full recovery from the accident but had to wear a back brace while he recovered from his serious injuries, right.
"They said it was a shame it hadn't been spotted earlier because I could have had a back brace.
Common Prescription of Treatment: A Boston back brace (straps in back) for 16 hours/day, heating pad or ice, NSAIDS.
"If I want to go to the toilet I have to wear a back brace, knee braces, ankle braces, neck brace and wrist braces."
She was warned she would need to wear a back brace to support her spine any time she was not in bed and had to be taught everything from how to sit up safely to how did spur to walk.