Posts Tagged ‘spine immobilization’

EMS River Rescue – XCollar & Anaconda Extrication Device

Watch as Pedro Barranco and T.E.S. personnel in Spain field demonstrate an excellent river rescue; performing a cervical spine immobilization and patient extrication procedure using the XCollar splinting system and the Anaconda extrication device.

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Directed by: Pedro Barranco

Interpreted By:
Borja Santamaria
Xaro Terrades
Marlise Defferrarad
Ramiro Bonastre
Esther Colubi
Andres Seresola

Filmed in Pego (Alicante), Spain


Interesting Article & Podcast

Engaging Article & Podcast

Allow Me To Manipulate.. I Mean Immobilize Your Spine – Part I

Just discovered a shout out from Jim Hoffman in the comments of this article. This is a really healthy discussion on spine immobilization and how to consider improvement and pushing towards risk analysis for standard procedures and tools.

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