CO, cervical orthosis, collar with occipital/mandible and/or multiple supports, prefabricated

Description

Rigid metal or reinforced plastic cervical support be composed of a ventral and dorsal pad from which two to four adjustable metal posts reach the chin and occiput. With these supports the head gets fixed. The ventral and dorsal pads are connected with shoulder straps.
Also in version with aluminium sternum, mandible or occiput supports multiple post and adjustable.
Prefabricated.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060312030000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervical, to prevent deformity in alignment
060312120000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervical, to reduce joint(s) motion
060312300000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervical, to reduce and/or redistribute load on tissue

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

indications are for example:
* pre- or post surgery
* post traumatic
* infection
* tumour
* neuromuscular illness

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to immobilise the upper and middle part of the cervical spine, to unload and extend slightly the neck in a neutral position enabling execution of daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu1.1 - To prevent deformities in alignment
1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Four-post collar
Four-Post Adjustable Cervical Brace
Two-post collar
Swivel cervical orthosis
Schultersjoch (Germany)
Kopfstutze mit Schulterjoch (Germany)

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