emergency extrication splint / cervico-thoracic / neck
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The industry recognised Kendrick Extrication Device, originally developed in the late 1970s has been further improved in the form of the KED Pro.
KED Pro offers an even greater degree of protection for rescue casualties, combined with improved ease of use for the rescuer.
It’s the one essential piece of rescue equipment to instill confidence and positive outcome, even in the most extreme rescue situations.
It includes upgraded head and neck pads and carry handles, together with a variety of new features designed to provide even more secure immobilisation.
Better support in transit – deceleration shoulder strap to prevent movement within the device if the vehicle slows down suddenly.
Facilitates treatment in hospital – split in chest flap allows easy strap release to access chest for examination.
Durable and hygienic – manufactured from composite fibre, easy to decontaminate.
Storage – rucksack style carry bag with dedicated pockets for KED Pro accessories
Easier application – wider head support flaps, more compact head and neck support pads.
Improved immobilisation – wider rigid spinal panel to reduce rotation and flexion, durable leg and chest strap buckles for more secure immobilisation in confined space rescues.
Accommodate patients of all sizes – larger aperture underarm for ease of application, the wider head support flaps can be adjusted to fit each patient individually.