Mainly used to alleviate back pain, this Pelvic Traction Belt can also be used for hip and leg pain associated with some lower back disorder. Ideally used to achieve proper alignment of the lower vertebrate, this traction belt helps reduce muscle spasms as well. It is used for transmitting a longitudinal traction force through the pelvic area to the spinal column. Useful for spinal nerve root impingement, joint hypo mobility degenerative joint disease, the belt helps treat extrinsic muscle spasm and muscle guarding discogenic pain. Also, it helps treat compression fracture and lower back pain. The belt comes with a soft padding around the joint to provide added support, comfort and protection.