Strap Tightening

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Parent skills Seated Spinal Immobilization (KED)
Spinal Immobilization Adult
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Feed-and-pull tightening technique


   -  Grasp the portion of the strap and create a little slack in the strap.

   -  Feed the slack into the buckle with the other hand.

   -  Repeat until the strap is snug or tight.


Special Cases: Tightening over the chest, tightening over a wound