CO, cervical orthosis, collar for immobilisation, prefabricated

Description

Rigid cervical support composed of two pieces of polyethylene with reinforcements. The collar can be opened lateral or dorsal with Velcro. Can have an opening at the vertical part for tracheotomy.
Prefabricated.

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
060312300000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervical, to reduce and/or redistribute load on tissue

Usage

Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* severe degenerative changes of the cervical spine, like spondylarthrosis
* neuromuscular illness
* infections lesion
* tumour

User Characteristics ICF Code

1iu5 - Tensible load on tissue or segment
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to immobilise the upper and middle cervical spine 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

Philadelphia collar
Ortho collar
Malibu collar
Minerve thoracique

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