To control flexion, extension, lateral and rotary movements of the cervical spine. Often a more comfortable option to the SOMI, however, difficult to fit without moving patient.
- Anterior section consists of a sternal plate and a mandibular shell connected by a height adjustable aluminium upright with provision for a trachea tube.
- Posterior section comprises thoracic and occipital shells again connected by a height adjustable aluminium upright.
- Anterior and posterior sections are held firmly in place by padded shoulder and lateral chest straps.
- Orthosis has a removable washable foam lining within the polyethylene shells.