The quadriceps femoris (quadriceps extensor, or quads) consists of four muscles on the front of the thigh: the rectus femoris, the vastus medialis, the vastus lateralis, and the vastus intermedius. These muscles contain predominantly type II (fast-twitch) muscle fibres. Its main action is to extend or straighten the knee.
Please consult with your medical professional for a complete diagnosis and treatment plan.
Under the direction of your medical professional and in conjuction with your advised treatment plan, any of the following Thermoskin products are recommended.
Thermal Thigh/Hamstring Beige 8*211 or Black 8*111
Provides protection and support. Aids in the prevention and rehabilitation of quadricep and hamstring muscle strain.
Thermal Shorts Black 8*125
Promotes increased blood flow allowing oxygen to reach soft tissue more efficiently for prevention, treatment and recovery. Zoned panels with varying thickness and compression to allow for greater range of motion in the groin/hip and hamstring area. Elasticised waist and extendable fabric in the groin improve wearer comfort and fit.