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SPINE
The spine has three main sections, cervical, thoracic, and lumbar. There are seven cervical vertebrae (C1-C7), twelve thoracic (T1-T12), and five lumbar (L1-L5). In addition, there are two fused vertebrae, the sacrum and the coccyx. The twelve thoracic and five lumbar vertebrae make up the thoracolumbar spine. The cervical spine supports the head and allows anterior, posterior, and lateral flexion and extension, plus rotation of the head and neck. C2, called the axis, forms a pivot with C1, called the atlas, around which the head rotates on the cervical spine. Normal curvature is lordotic (eyes pointing up). The thoracolumbar spine (T1-L5) has two normal curvatures, lordotic in the lumbar region and kyphotic in the thoracic region. The primary spinal functions are to maintain an erect posture, provide stability and mobility, transmit loads, absorb shocks, and protect the spinal cord.
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RIGID SPLINT CERVICAL COLLAR
Soft orthopedic
CERVICAL COLLARS
 


  • Supports cervical spine in neutral position.
  • Soft foam construction with integrated reinforcement splint provides firm support for the unstable neck.
  • Hook and loop closure allows for easy application.
  • The vinyl panel can be detached to allow for gradual increase in range of motion.
  • Available in two heights: 3" (7.6cm) and 4 1/2" (11.4cm)

  • Apply to the neck.
  • Before fastening the hook and loop closure, make sure the head and neck are in neutral position.
  • Fasten the hook and loop closure strap securely.
  • If needed, vinyl strap can be removed to allow gradual increase in motion.

  • Acute wry neck
  • HIVD
  • Neck muscle strain
  • Cervical spondylosis

SIZING

Measure around the circumference of the neck!

S
27.9-33.7cm (11-13 1/4")
M
33.7-38.7cm (13 1/4-15 1/4")
L
38.7-43.8cm (15 1/4-17 1/4")
XL
43.8-48.3cm (17 1/4-19")
FIBER CONTENTS 85% Polyurethane foam, 10 Vinyl, 5% Nylon
COLOR