CO, cervical foam collar, elastic, with rolled edges, muscular relaxation, prefabricated

Description

Elastic foam cervical support with rolled edges. Also from reinforced foam material. Anatomical shape. Locked with velcro or other means.
The collar does only slightly reduce the spinal movements but provides relaxation to the soft segments.
Available in different sizes and shapes.
Mass produced.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060312120000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervical, to reduce joint(s) motion
060312240000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervical, to compensate for weak muscle activity

Usage

Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* medium cervical strain/neuralgia/rheumatic problems
* medium degenerative changes of the cervical spine
* postoperative and/or posttraumatic treatment
* infection
* tumour
* neuromuscular diseases

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to support the upper and middle cervical spine in a neutral position and to provide muscular relaxation and keep warm the neck region, enabling execution of daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b260 - To support or train proprioceptive functioning
1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
1iu7 - To provide effects like warmth, postural feedback
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Foam collar
Schaumstoff-Kragen (Germany)
PDC

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