chin cup


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chin cup

(chin kŭp)
Orthopedic device that fits over the chin and is attached to a head cap; directs force to the mandible in a vertical and/or posterior direction.
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A vertical-pull chin cup was utilized to help maintain the vertical dimension and the patient was advised to wear it 16 hours per day.
The key to keeping the headgear in place, Farr said, lies with the chin strap, starting with the proper chin cup, and then with the way the strap snaps to the helmet at all four points.
Tenders are invited for Safety Helmet Nape Strap Type Of Abs/Hdpe Shell With Six Point Ratchet Type Pvc/Plastic Inner Harnes And Elastic Adjustable Strap With Chin Cup And Clip Adjustable Size 510-590Mm Confirming To Is2925, Color Golden Yellow.