The tables Flexion/Distraction system allows for the Flexion/Distraction angle to be set from 0 – 45 degrees.
The locking mechanism is freed when table is in its lowest position. The Flexion/Distraction angle is then set elevating the table.
The position of the patient has to be moved down the table slightly when Flexion/Distraction is used.
The Flexion/Distraction can also be equipped with ankle straps giving a better stretch in the lumbar spine when in use.