Measuring the Contracted Hand

Hands with one or more severely contracted digits present challenges for the custom garment fitter. We have developed an easy-to-use, easy-to-remember procedure that gets us the information we need to fabricate a therapeutic compression glove with little additional effort on your part. Follow these instructions and you won’t have any problems.


Watch the 6 min. 10 sec. Measuring the Contracted Hand Video. You may stop, replay, and restart the video in order to make sure you understand the material. Click “Next” below, to proceed to the Quiz.

Measuring the Contracted Hand Video

The Contracted Hand Measurement Quiz