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Cervical (neck) collars are sometimes used to support the neck for a
short time. They may be soft and made from felt, foam, or rubber. Or they may
be hard and made from plastic. Soft collars allow some movement of the
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerMartin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
Current as ofMay 23, 2016
Current as of:
May 23, 2016
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
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