collar

(redirected from Philadelphia collar)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
See: handcuff
References in periodicals archive ?
This patient was initially treated conservatively in a Philadelphia collar for three months but was converted to posterior C1-C3/4 fixation for nonunion.
The patient was placed in a Philadelphia collar and received a week-long course of intravenous cefazoline sodium treatment.
The medical rooms at the stadiums will be equipped with trauma resuscitation kit, portable ECG, multi-parameter monitor, blood pressure apparatus, facility for intravenous infusion, defibrillator, portable suction machine, portable oxygen, Philadelphia collar, portable stretcher, ice machine, hot-cold packs, emergency drugs, splints for immobilisation, bandages/strappings & dressing material, pain-relieving sprays/gels, and sterile gloves etc.

Full browser ?