Key words: intraoperative positioning, cervical traction
, radial nerve palsy, physiotherapy
This system has been shown to be at least as effective as other cervical traction
systems, and possibly even superior.
consists of administering a distracting force to the neck in order to seperate the cervical segments and relieve compression of nerve root by intervertebral discs.
Prolonged preoperative cervical traction
in bed was applied first in order to obtain the local stability through soft tissue healing around the injured level, because anterior surgery destroyed the anterior stabilizers, and at that time the anterior cervical plate and halo skeletal fixator were not available in Korea.
The patient was admitted to the intensive care unit after surgery and placed on a rotating bed with ten pounds of cervical traction
We continue to see strong performance from our two new products, the Advance Dynamic ROM(TM) orthosis and PRONEX(TM) cervical traction
Tenders are invited for Cervical Traction
Unit 197 Nos.
Joseph Laptewicz, Empi's president and CEO, said: "Our second- quarter and first-half revenue reflect strong performance from our two recently introduced products, the Advance Dynamic ROM(TM) line of dynamic splints and the PRONEX(TM) cervical traction
The handheld stimulators, traction apparatus and advanced spinal bracing products include the RS-4i[R] Sequential Stimulator and the Pronex[R] Inline Cervical Traction
We are also seeing early signs of good customer acceptance of our two new rehabilitation products, the Advance Dynamic ROM(TM) line of dynamic splints and the PRONEX(TM) cervical traction