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back board

A stiff board on which an individual with a known or suspected spinal or pelvic injury is secured so that the patient's neuraxis is splinted in-line during transport. The device should be used with a head immobilization device and a cervical collar.
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Laxey Partners are confirmed as new largest shareholders at Rangers They vow to back board and kill off McColl and Murray takeover bid But Ibrox fan union are fuming and accuse owners of telling 'lies' THE new largest Rangers shareholder last night dealt a hammer blow to fans' hopes of binning the Ibrox board at the club's AGM.
She was transferred to a stretcher via a back board and taken to the ER to be evaluated and for a CT scan of the head.
Insert the wire supports through the back of the back board and bend the tips of the wire up, towards the top of the backboard.
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These boxes are slightly smaller than the dimensions of the window with the back board (which should go entirely across the back) sticking up 1/2" to 3/4" (see graphic, pg.
In one recent session, one student allowed herself to be strapped to a back board and played a spinal-injury victim while classmates went through a first-responder routine.
Draw a line across front face of all the back boards marking the center of the crosspiece, then countersink 1 1/4-inch deck screws along this line 3/4 inch from each edge of each back board.
Drill small pilot holes through ply and fasten the back board to the cleats at rear of side boards with glue and small finish nails.
We are helpless when we come to the emergency room on a back board and we must be able to trust our hospitals and our doctors," according to Metier.
1) WALL SIDE RACK 20G with back board stopper and price holder with powder coted finish height 210cm 6 shelves size base plate 18 inch second plate 15 inch third plate 15 inch fourth plate 12 inch fifth plate 12 inch sith plate 12 inch Document cost : INR 261 EMD value : INR 1307 Opening date : 20 Oct 2017
Although Fintan O'Connor has departedmanagement team, McGrath is back board for another season, much to Gleeson's relief as it wasn't a fait accompli that he would stay on.