Scoop Stretcher is designed to allow easy access and movement of the individual in narrow spaces and confined areas while eliminating body roll maneuvers of casualties with suspected spinal injuries, helping to eliminate the risk of further trauma. Scoop Stretcher features safety lock hinges for quick, easy uncoupling of one or both ends of the stretcher enabling it to be split into two pieces. Ergonomically designed operator handles help support correct posture for lifting, therefore reducing the likelihood of manual handling injuries. Made from high strength aluminum or high-density polypropylene precision molding, or carbon fiber material, the scoop stretcher is lightweight yet strong. It is resistant to corrosion, heat, cold and body fluids and its seamless construction makes it easy to clean and durable.
We supply different material scoop stretchers. There aluminum alloy scoop stretcher, plastic(HDPE) scoop stretcher, carbon fiber scoop stretcher. It is an efficient emergency transport device for suspected spinal injuries.
The scoop stretcher is made of carbon fiber ,which is the king of the new material .It has lightest weight 4.3kg ,but huge load weight 500kg.If Aluminum alloy scoop stretcher can be used for 3years, then carbon fiber one can reach 6-8 years, and greater durability against breakage.
The scoop stretcher (or clamshell, Roberson orthopedic stretcher, or just scoop) is a device used specifically for moving injured people. It is most frequently used to lift people who may have a spinal cord injury from the ground, either due to unconsciousness or in order to maintain stability in the case of trauma.
Scoop Stretcher is designed to be gently maneuvered under the patient without rolling or lifting. It allows easy access to and movement of a patient or casualty in awkward spaces and confined areas. This silver scoop stretcher is made of lightweight aluminum and equipped with three adjustable patient restraint straps. Its open center permits the patient to be X-rayed while remaining immobilized on the stretcher. The head section is recessed to provide proper cervical alignment, allowing the patient’s spine to remain in the position found.