A donut brace is a knee brace with a hole cut out of the centre to accommodate the kneecap.


Braces for the patella

Patellar braces attempt to stabilise the patella from moving from its central position.



The effects of a dynamic patellar realignment brace on disease determinants for patellofemoral instability in the upright weight-bearing condition Becher C, Schumacher T, Fleischer B, Ettinger M, Smith T and Ostermeier S. J Orthop Surg Res. 2015; 10: 126.

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