Core Foam Universal Cervical Collar
Core Foam Universal Cervical Collar

Core Foam Universal Cervical Collar

Brand/Manufacturer: CORE PRODUCTS
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  • Latex Free
  • Made in USA

Core Foam Universal Cervical Collar is made from 1-inch low density foam and covered with 100 percent washable cotton stockinette. This collar provides mild support and beneficial proprioceptive feedback. Low contour design maintains the head in a neutral position and serves as a reminder to limit head and neck motion.

Item #DescPkgRewardPrice 
CLR-6259 2" Height Each $0.26
$20.55
$12.99
CLR-6260 2.5" Height Each $0.26
$20.55
$12.99
CLR-6261 3" Height Each $0.26
$20.55
$12.99
CLR-6262 3.5" Height Each $0.26
$20.55
$12.99

Core Foam Cervical Collar Features

  • Feels more stable and is a postural reminder due to proprioception (Sensory feedback)
  • Length: 24" (61cm)
  • Fits 15-1/2" (39cm) to 23-1/2" (60cm) neck
  • One length fits most adult necks
  • To measure for height, keep head in neutral position and measure from tip of mandible to sternal notch
  • Color: Black
  • Note:
    - Not used for mechanical support.

More On Core Foam Cervical Collar

Conditions:
  • Whiplash; Medical Subluxation (dislocation); Other.

Care Instructions:
  • Close all hook-and-loop fasteners to prevent damage to other fabrics
  • Remove the extra stockinette and wash separately
  • Hand Wash Cold, Mild Soap
  • No Chlorine Additive, Hang Dry
  • Avoid direct heat

Fitting Landmarks:
  • Occiput
  • Chin
  • Top of shoulders closest to the neck
  • Collar bones
  • Sternal Notch (Notch between collar bones where ribcage starts).

Measurement:
  • Snug Fit Measurement: Devices are sized at a compressed fit.
  • Measuring loose vs. skin tight can result in incorrect measurement.
  • Measurement taken as a neck circumference
  • Tip of chin to Sternal Notch (Notch between collar bones where ribcage starts) for appropriate height.
  • Measure in a neutral posture (head level & straight).
  • Can be dictated by support used.

Fitting Instructions:
  • Choose best device for injury.
  • On Some cervical supports, the idea is to keep tension on bony part of shoulder structure.
  • Fit from the front under the chin.
  • Center the cutout of the collar at the chin area.
  • Apply the device gently around to the back of the neck.
  • If you can tuck chin down into the collar, then the device has not been applied with correct tightness in the fitting.
  • Re-apply tension to appropriate tightness.
  • Be careful not to “jut” chin out into forward position to help you fit the collar.
  • Looking for symmetry (equal alignment) of the collar.
  • Avoid pressure points and avoid collar rubbing and irritating ear lobes.

Post Fitting Instructions:
  • Check fitting through function.
  • Make sure Collar has been fitted with appropriate strap tightness.
  • Collar should not create pressure points or irritate lobes of the ear.
  • Fit from the front under the chin.
  • Center the cutout of the collar at the chin area.
  • Apply the device gently around to the back of the neck.
  • Finish with appropriate tightness to the application of the collar.
  • If the chin can be tucked down into the collar, then the device has not been applied with correct tightness in the fitting.
  • Re-apply tension to appropriate tightness.
  • Do not “jut” chin out into forward position to help you fit the collar. Depending on your condition, the application of the device may need to be done by a secondary care-taker or significant other.

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