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Wrap-On Polar Pad Size Chart
DESCRIPTION SIZE PART #
Multi-Use XL WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, XL Multi-Use 11.25″ x 11.25″ 04790
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Multi-Use 02344
WrapOn Pad, XL Multi-Use Long Stem (16″ long) 11.25″ x 11.25″ 04740
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Multi-Use 02344
Knee WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Knee 10.25″ x 11.25″ 04700
Sterile Polar Dressing, Knee L 04708
WrapOn Pad, L Knee 11.5″ x 12″ 04703
Sterile Polar Dressing, Knee L 04708
WrapOn Pad, XL Knee 12.25″ x 19″ 04705
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
Shoulder WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Shoulder (Universal) 10.25″ x 11.5″ 04900
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
WrapOn Pad, Shoulder, w/ Extra Long Straps (9″, 12″ and 29″ long) 10.25″ x 11.5″ 04903
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
WrapOn Pad, XL Shoulder (Universal) 13″ x 21.5″ 10″ x 11.75″ 04905
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Shoulder 04918
WrapOn Hip Pad WrapOn Pad, Hip 11.5″ x 12″ 04750
Sterile Intelli-Flo Dressing, Hip 10680
Ankle WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Ankle* 8.25″ x 9.75″ 04730
Sterile Polar Dressing, Ankle 02508
Back WrapOn Pad WrapOn Polar Pad, Back** 8.25″ x 11″ 09800
Sterile Polar Dressing, Back 09810
WrapOn Polar Pad, Back w/ Long Straps (17.5” and 5” Straps) 8.25″ x 11″ 09805
Sterile Polar Dressing, Back 09810
Hand / Wrist WrapOn Pad WrapOn Polar Pad, Hand / Wrist*** 8.5″ x 9.75″ 10750
Sterile Polar Dressing, Small Ankle 02508

 

** The above measurements are a length by width measurement.

**  WrapOn Pads may be used with the Breg Polar Care Glacier, Breg Polar Care Cube, and Breg Polar Cub only.

Size Guide
Wrap-On Polar Pad Size Chart
DESCRIPTION SIZE PART #
Multi-Use XL WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, XL Multi-Use 11.25″ x 11.25″ 04790
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Multi-Use 02344
WrapOn Pad, XL Multi-Use Long Stem (16″ long) 11.25″ x 11.25″ 04740
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Multi-Use 02344
Knee WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Knee 10.25″ x 11.25″ 04700
Sterile Polar Dressing, Knee L 04708
WrapOn Pad, L Knee 11.5″ x 12″ 04703
Sterile Polar Dressing, Knee L 04708
WrapOn Pad, XL Knee 12.25″ x 19″ 04705
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
Shoulder WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Shoulder (Universal) 10.25″ x 11.5″ 04900
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
WrapOn Pad, Shoulder, w/ Extra Long Straps (9″, 12″ and 29″ long) 10.25″ x 11.5″ 04903
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
WrapOn Pad, XL Shoulder (Universal) 13″ x 21.5″ 10″ x 11.75″ 04905
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Shoulder 04918
WrapOn Hip Pad WrapOn Pad, Hip 11.5″ x 12″ 04750
Sterile Intelli-Flo Dressing, Hip 10680
Ankle WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Ankle* 8.25″ x 9.75″ 04730
Sterile Polar Dressing, Ankle 02508
Back WrapOn Pad WrapOn Polar Pad, Back** 8.25″ x 11″ 09800
Sterile Polar Dressing, Back 09810
WrapOn Polar Pad, Back w/ Long Straps (17.5” and 5” Straps) 8.25″ x 11″ 09805
Sterile Polar Dressing, Back 09810
Hand / Wrist WrapOn Pad WrapOn Polar Pad, Hand / Wrist*** 8.5″ x 9.75″ 10750
Sterile Polar Dressing, Small Ankle 02508

 

** The above measurements are a length by width measurement.

**  WrapOn Pads may be used with the Breg Polar Care Glacier, Breg Polar Care Cube, and Breg Polar Cub only.

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Breg Polar Care Cube Therapy System

The Breg® Polar Care Cube Therapy System is simple and reliable. It’s easy to use, compact design makes it great for clinic, hospital, and home use. With the addition of ice and water, patients will enjoy 6-8 hours of effortless cold therapy.

Proper use requires an insulation barrier between the pad and the patient’s skin. Federal law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a medical professional.

  • Post Operative
  • Arthroscopic Procedures
  • Reconstructive Procedures
  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Post-Trauma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Physical Therapy

WHO IS THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE MEANT FOR?

The Breg Polar Care Cube is meant for people who experience pain, inflammation, or an injury that’s connected to a muscular condition of some sort. Ice therapy has long been used by both medical professionals and rehabilitation specialists as an effective method of pain reduction.

This is due to its numbing effect. The cold can also reduce swelling and inflammation by increasing blood flow to the area. Here are some of the common uses that Bregs recommends for their product:

Physical therapy

Reconstructive surgery

Arthroscopic procedures

Post-operation

General surgery

Chronic pain

Plastic surgery

Size Guide for Pads

DESCRIPTION SIZE PART #
Multi-Use XL WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, XL Multi-Use 11.25″ x 11.25″ 04790
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Multi-Use 02344
WrapOn Pad, XL Multi-Use Long Stem (16″ long) 11.25″ x 11.25″ 04740
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Multi-Use 02344
Knee WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Knee 10.25″ x 11.25″ 04700
Sterile Polar Dressing, Knee L 04708
WrapOn Pad, L Knee 11.5″ x 12″ 04703
Sterile Polar Dressing, Knee L 04708
WrapOn Pad, XL Knee 12.25″ x 19″ 04705
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
Shoulder WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Shoulder (Universal) 10.25″ x 11.5″ 04900
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
WrapOn Pad, Shoulder, w/ Extra Long Straps (9″, 12″ and 29″ long) 10.25″ x 11.5″ 04903
Sterile Polar Dressing, Shoulder L 04908
WrapOn Pad, XL Shoulder (Universal) 13″ x 21.5″ 10″ x 11.75″ 04905
Sterile Polar Dressing, XL Shoulder 04918
WrapOn Hip Pad WrapOn Pad, Hip 11.5″ x 12″ 04750
Sterile Intelli-Flo Dressing, Hip 10680
Ankle WrapOn Pad WrapOn Pad, Ankle* 8.25″ x 9.75″ 04730
Sterile Polar Dressing, Ankle 02508
Back WrapOn Pad WrapOn Polar Pad, Back** 8.25″ x 11″ 09800
Sterile Polar Dressing, Back 09810
WrapOn Polar Pad, Back w/ Long Straps (17.5” and 5” Straps) 8.25″ x 11″ 09805
Sterile Polar Dressing, Back 09810
Hand / Wrist WrapOn Pad WrapOn Polar Pad, Hand / Wrist*** 8.5″ x 9.75″ 10750
Sterile Polar Dressing, Small Ankle 02508

 

** The above measurements are a length by width measurement.

**  WrapOn Pads may be used with the Breg Polar Care Glacier, Breg Polar Care Cube, and Breg Polar Cub only.

THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE - OVERVIEW

Did you know that over one million orthopedic surgeries are performed every year? Unfortunately, even after these surgeries, the pain doesn’t always go away. Indeed, orthopedic trauma in any form can cause lasting discomfort in the form of fluid buildup, muscle spasms, and swelling.

There are many different ways of managing this pain. However, one of the more effective methods is a cold therapy machine. These machines utilize both ice and compression to bring lasting relief. In particular, the Breg Polar Care Cube is one of the more popular home therapy devices on the market.

So, does this cold therapy machine live up to the hype? Or is it not for everyone? In this review, we’ll teach you everything you need to know about the device. That way, you can decide whether or not it’s right for you. 

Benefits of Using the Polar Care Cube

With a classic cooler design, easy refill indicators and self-priming, plug n’ play operation, the Polar Care Cube could not be easier to use.

The Breg Polar Care Cube Cold Therapy System is simple and reliable for at-home cold therapy sessions.

Breg’s unique WrapOn Polar Pads feature elastic straps that conveniently wrap around the joint and affix to the pad, eliminating the need for foam or ace wraps.

With the addition of ice and water, patients will enjoy 6-8 hours of effortless cold therapy. Useful for pre-and post-op rehabilitation and recovery. 

HOW DOES IT WORK?

The Breg Polar Care Cube works by filling a cooler with ice and water. Then, a hose circulates that ice water through a pad that’s attached to your body. This can provide motorized cold treatment for roughly eight hours. Every Breg Polar Care Cube typically comes with both a cooler and wrap-on pad that can be strapped to a certain part of the body.

The pads come with elastic straps to secure them to your body. The specific part of the body depends on which type and size wrap-on you get with your product. We’ll go over these different pads in more detail in the accessories section. So, Breg Polar Care Cube may also only come with the cooler itself. In addition to the product, you will also receive and transformer power supply. 

ADDITIONAL BREG POLAR CARE CUBE ACCESSORIES 

Typically, the Breg Polar Care Cube is used around the knee. However, what if you experience pain or inflammation around another part of your body? The good news is that you can buy a variety of accessories in the form of different pads.

These allow you to use the device where you need it. What’s more, they come in different sizes, so the strap will fit perfectly.

In addition to these pads, you can also purchase a “Y’ pad connector to use two pads at once. Or, if you lose your power cord you can also buy a replacement. If you want to explore all of the Breg Polar Care Cube accessories, then check out our inventory. 

Breg’s unique WrapOn Polar Pads feature elastic straps that conveniently wrap around the joint and affix to the pad, eliminating the need for foam or ace wraps. WrapOn pads are compatible with the Polar Care Cube, Polar Care Glacier and the Polar Care Cub only.

Refer to the size-chart for measurements.

WrapOn Polar Pads Application Videos

Knee



Ankle



Hand/Wrist



Shoulder



Hip



HOW DO YOU USE THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

To use the Breg Polar Care Cube you should begin by removing the lid. Then, add the cold water to the machine first, filling it to the waterline. Once the water is in, you can add the ice up to the ice line. Then, put the lid back on and keep the machine in an upright position. Now, it’s time to connect the main unit to the pads.

You can do this by pushing down on the two metal tabs. Then, when the tabs pop up, slide the connectors together. Once the pad is secured to your body, you can turn the machine on.

Simply plug the power supply into the wall — the machine will start automatically. Once you’re done using it, you can unplug the power supply to stop the machine. If you want a full guide on how to use the Breg Polar Care Cube, then you can read through the entireinstruction manual here. 

FAQ

HOW LONG SHOULD YOU USE THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

You should use the Breg Polar Care Cube for around thirty minutes. If the pain continues, then you can try using it for longer periods. However, you should lift the pad and check your skin every hour or so to make sure that there is no nerve damage. 

HOW DO YOU DRAIN THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

You can drain the Breg Polar Care Cube by holding the pad upright. Then, point the hose toward the area where you want it to drain. Slowly, depress the black plunger. The pad should drain completely. 

HOW DO YOU MAINTAIN THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

If you want to get the most of your Breg Polar Care Cube’s lifespan, then it’s important to clean and maintain it. You can do this by emptying the machine after use. Then, get a clean cloth.

Use this to completely dry the Breg Polar Care Cube after using it. Now and then you should also clean out the pump and tubes. You can do this by running warm water and mild detergent through them few weeks, or more if you use the product often. 

ARE THERE ANY DRAWBACKS TO USING THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

Unfortunately, the Breg Polar Care Cube isn’t perfect. Some users complain that the pump on the device gets too noisy after using it for a while. Others disliked the rubber material sheathing the hose. If used too roughly this material can come loose and cause leaks.

Like any cold therapy machine, there’s also the risk of frostbite. This occurs when you leave the machine on for too long without checking it. Having a barrier is not only recommended it is a must when using any cold therapy device. As such, you will need to be constantly vigilant for nerve damage when you’re using the Breg Polar Care Cube. 

Customer Reviews

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Rodger Brink
Breg Polar Care Cube

I used the first one I had for at least 15 years with out a problem. It finally died so I immediately purchased a new one. This one is just as wonderful and if it gives me another 15 years I will be thrilled a second time!

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Stephen Perry

What can I say it’s a replacement part it work like it supposed to

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Joseph Caponigro
Great Product

Works great. Highly recommended.

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David Stritz

It is a nice, quiet machine. At this point I have not had any problems with the machine, except an obvious one that I overlooked when purchasing. The pump is in the lid and protrudes down into the bucket where the ice and water go. This makes it a little more difficult to use frozen water bottles like you can with other machines, if you have access to massive amounts of ice this won't be a problem. That is the only reason I gave it 4 stars instead of 5.

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Hilary Birdsey

This is the Absolute Best!


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We offer free shipping on all orders over $149.00 and on select items, within the continental USA (48 states), and offer a standard flat rate of $9.99 for orders less than $149.00

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Returns

OrthoBracing.com is committed to providing each customer with the highest standard of customer care. For this, we have specific guidelines to ensure proper communication. Please read below:

IMPORTANT

Individual results will vary when using Cold Therapy. It is strongly suggested that you work with your healthcare provider before making any purchases of medical equipment or supplies. OrthoBracing.com does not provide a warranty or guarantee that a cold therapy product will treat your condition or relieve your symptoms. All cold therapy products have a minimum 30-day warranty. 

RETURNS AND EXCHANGES

Please email returns@orthobracing.com to initiate a return or exchange to receive an RA# after verifying your purchase is eligible for exchange or refund. 

EXCHANGES

Orders made by mistake (i.e. a left instead of a right, medium instead of a large, Breg Polar Care Cube pad vs. Breg Kodiak Pad, etc.) are eligible for an exchange if the incorrect size or item was ordered.

All items must be in NEW condition to be exchanged (they cannot be used; plastic bag must be sealed for all cold therapy pads). There is no restocking fee but a return shipping fee will apply if OrthoBracing.com is asked to send a return label. Before shipping any product back, you must first obtain an authorization number (RA#) via email at the following address: CS@OrthoBracing.com.

If you have additional questions please contact customer support by phone (704)312-2575 or email cs@orthobracing.com, during normal business hours (9:00am-1pm EST).

RETURNS

Returns are accepted if returned within 14-days of delivery, and are in NEW, UNUSED condition and are in their original packaging with documentation.

A 20% restocking fee will apply. 

Before shipping any product back, you must first obtain an authorization number (RA#) via email at the following address: returns@OrthoBracing.com. The RA# must be written on the packing slip inside the box. Do not write RA# on product boxes and do not put return label on manufacturer’s packaging. Please ship returns in a study box.

OrthoBracing.com will not be responsible for lost return packages. Please provide tracking numbers via email if the sender is shipping back. Otherwise, OrthoBracing will send you a return shipping label and the cost of that shipping will be deducted from the refund. 

Do not refuse the delivery of your order. Refunds will not be issued for refused shipments.

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The below items are NOT ELIGIBLE for return or exchange:

  • Cold Therapy Units
  • Cold Therapy Pads/Wraps
  • Used Braces
  • Sterile dressings and pads
  • Products without original packaging
  • Cervical Traction Devices
  • TENS units

Because cold therapy products come in contact with incisions after orthopedic surgery and use municipal water, we have to make the assumption that once they leave our facility they have been used. We cannot, in good faith, ship this type of merchandise to another patient and have them bear the increased risk of getting an infection. For you as a customer, we want you to know that all cold therapy products coming from our warehouse have not been used by another customer in any manner.

The above products are available for warranty replacement, if defective, only. If you have a question about the return eligibility of a particular product please contact customer service at cs@orthobracing.com .

We reserve the right to limit multiple requests for warranty replacement on products that are deemed damaged by customer misuse, abuse, or failure to properly maintain the equipment to manufacturers' specifications.

**If you have any questions regarding the refund policies, please contact cs@orthobracing.com. **


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