The contours of this special collar area molded for a supportive and comfortable fitting at the shoulders, neck and around the chin.
The front and back portions fit together to provide a stabilizing support, so it immobilizes the neck properly. Nerve inflammation, fractures, reduced dislocations, post halo body jacket – specific conditions for use should be assessed by doctor.
The amount of time for application and duration should also be determined by your doctor. Making changes to the collar is not advised. It should tightly around the neck which may cause hematomas or interfere with blood circulation or compress sensitive nerve structures
4 pressure points for a cervical immobilization.
Total immobilization after severe cervical spinal injury.