The Flexion/Distraction can also be equipped with ankle straps giving a better stretch in the lumbar spine when in use.
The straps are tightened around the upper calfs of the patient simply pulling the strings, they then lock automatically.
By operating the unlock button the straps are automatically released.
The straps are tightened lengthwise pulling the strings down. They then lock automatically. The strings are released operating the unlock button.
The straps hang neatly out of the way when not in use.