Bacteria: ActivArmor vs. traditional casts

Bacteria: ActivArmor vs. traditional casts

We are going to discuss the difference between ActivArmor and traditional casts when it comes to bacteria. In the previous post, we discussed how water collects with traditional casts and the build up of bacteria causes them to stink. In this post, we are going to...
What is ActivArmor?

What is ActivArmor?

You may have seen this product on Google, on a patient or even on the news. What exactly is ActivArmor and what is the background behind it? ActivArmor is a 3D printed cast that is made from recyclable ABS plastic. The concept was inspired by CEO Diana Hall when she...
How to scan with the iPhone App

How to scan with the iPhone App

Having trouble with the iPhone scanning process? Below is a step by step guide to help. Make sure you have downloaded the ActivArmor app on an iPhone X or newer If you are looking into ActivArmor for a chronic condition such as carpal tunnel or arthritis you can skip...
Does your cast stink?

Does your cast stink?

If you have been one of those unlucky people that have had to wear either a cast or splint, then you can relate to this post. You break a bone and your doctor puts you in a cast/splint. You typically will have to wear it around 6-12 weeks, depending on how fast it...