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Part of NREMT Skillset
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Type Medical skill
Keywords trauma
SDGs Sustainable Development Goals SDG03 Good health and well-being
Aliases Spinal immobilization
Immobilization
Authors GSTC
Published 2020
License CC BY-SA 4.0
Quality 1 stars.svg Stub
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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.