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Cervical Collar Placement: Supine Patient

by Brittany Schlueter, MSN, RN, EMT.

- Published: 04/10/2017 | Running Time: 03:22

A cervical collar is used when a cervical-spine injury is suspected.

In this video, we will demonstrate how to place a cervical collar on a supine patient.

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After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Identify the basic steps of applying a cervical collar on a supine patient.
  • Demonstrate how to select the proper size of cervical collar for a patient.
  • Demonstrate the proper procedure of placing a cervical collar on a supine patient.

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