Minerva

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A special cast used for high cervical instability and whiplash injuries
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Minerva,

Roman goddess of warfare and memory.
Minerva cast
Minerva collar
Minerva jacket - plaster cast made for stabilization of the vertebra.
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This is clearly indicated by the types of votive figures found in the deposits of Roman kourotrophic sanctuaries like that of Minerva Medica in Rome itself.
The Unicorno Collection (Sotheby's Amsterdam, 19 May 2004)--2,382,452 [euro] (1.3m [euro])) New word record set for the Herman Henstenburgh Vanitas still life and the Josephius Augustus Knip Temple of Minerva Medica in Rome