"This is, without a doubt, the best traction splint on the market,"
quote from some marketing/sales guy...
The OTD offers various application modes where traction on more
than one extremity is needed or stabilization of the extremities on
one side is needed and can be accomplished with 2 OTD's in a
matter of minutes (see the training video at the bottom of the
Designed as a lightweight and compact improvement over
traditional traction splints, this
traction splint is especially practical for S.A.R., CERT, wilderness rescue, ski patrols,
schools, tactical medics, private military contractors and military field medics.
These features make the OTD the clear choice for
today’s prehospital and tactical healthcare professionals and for those who
operate in non-linear/non-traditional environments where a traction
splint may be required for stabilization of a fracture.
At right: Traction being applied to the upper extremity with one