What does C-spine mean?

Definitions for C-spine

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Wiktionary

  1. C-spine(Noun)

    A neckbrace.

    When placing a C-spine on you must measure the person's neck precisely.

  2. C-spine(Noun)

    The position in which a trauma patient's cervical spine is immobilized to prevent possible or further spinal injury.

    Always maintain C-spine if there is even a chance that someone has hit their head or fallen.

  3. C-spine(Verb)

    To immobilize a person's neck and head.

    His neck is broken you must C-spine him now!

  4. C-spine(Abbreviation)

    cervical spinal immobilization

  5. Origin: From cervical + spine

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of C-spine in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of C-spine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine.

  2. Toby Harnden:

    It sends a chill down my spine just sort of thinking about it now.

  3. Kenneth Mautner:

    It's not the kind of injury that affects the spine or the nerves so it's a matter of when the pain settles down enough so he can play.

  4. PSB:

    Go for the idea that catches your breath, gives you goosebumps, and sends a shiver of fear down your spine. Because that idea can take you to milestones you haven't dared to achieve yet!

  5. Michael Gordon:

    This is how cigarette use complicates bone healing in fractures, and decreases fusion rates in spine surgery patients, and increases osteoporosis and fracture rates in smokers versus nonsmokers.

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