ScoopStretcher_

Scoop Stretcher – Two Piece

SKU: ST/009 Categories: ,
£384.95
Ex VAT
£461.94
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Product Description

Orthopaedic stretcher (Two Piece) – Scoop Stretcher provides superior comfort and safety to patients who need spinal immobilization. -the Scoop eliminates the need for log-roll maneuvers, which significantly decreases movement to the C-spine.  The Scoop is Produced using X-ray translucent, lightweight, high-impact composite materials. The two hinged, interlocking pieces allow operators to bring the two halves together beneath the patient and gently scoop them up. Includes three burgundy retraints.
A study in the Jan-March, 2006 issue of the “Prehospital Emergency Care Journal” indicates the Scoop Stretcher “was found to be as effective as, if not superior to, the standard of care, a rigid long backboard” when used for spinal immobilization.

 

Features:

  • Made from lightweight, high-impact resistant composite materials
  • Twin Safety Lock® hinge for smooth and nonbinding locking and unlocking
  • Includes three burgundy restraints
  • Two hinged, interlocking pieces allow operators to gently scoop up a patient without having to roll them, decreasing movement to the cervical spine
  • Head section recessed to maintain proper cervical alignment
  • Supports a patient in the position found, reducing risk of further injury
  • ‘Easyclean’ surface is impervious to fluids.
  • Thermally-treated polymer construction does not get too hot or cold, allowing for greater patient comfort.
  • Four adjustable length options accommodate patients of different heights.
  • Narrow foot end and split-apart design provide easier use in confined space immobilization.
  • Oval profile and angled handles provide ergonomic ease of use
  • Folds to 47″ for compact carrying and storage

 

 

Additional Information

Weight 9 kg
Dimensions 42.5 × 167 cm