Soft foam wrap-around collar supports the head by using base support areas at the occiput and jaw line. Can be used in conjunction with a chest support. After the rest of the body is positioned, the Hensinger Head Support can help maintain mid-line head positioning, improve breathing and swallowing, and simplify feeding and social interaction.
Built with strong yet pliable reinforcement material around the outside, and a quick release buckle for easy on/off. Soft sock covers are easy and inexpensive to replace and clean.
Available in blue only.
While we believe that headgear can substantially reduce the risk of head injury we emphasize that there is no known device for preventing all injuries. Only you the customer are in a position to evaluate the particularized needs of the individual client in each environment. It is essential that professional and medical expertise be utilized in rendering decisions regarding headgear use.
Hensinger Head Support Specifications
Frequently Asked QuestionsWhat is the difference between Mounted and Unmounted?The difference between mounted and unmounted is that mounted includes brackets that are specifically designed for Ottobock wheelchairs.