Tag: "whiplash" at medical news
Whiplash injury causes persistent
..., in a first of its kind study compared a group of whiplash
patients with a group of ankle injury patients. They found that those who suffered a whiplash
injury had pain in the neck, head, shoulder, arm and even lower back which persisted for up to a yea...
Need For Early Recognition Of Stroke In Children
... flow. It is also likely to occur in children with whiplash
injury to the neck as a result of arterial damage and increased risk of blood clot formation. The first line of action for parents would be to call an ambulance and transport the child to a hospital that has the capacity to assess and treat the eme...
Quick Recovery in Rodeo Athletes
... are a breed of their own. // In his research on whiplash
injuries, Dr. Robert Ferrari, clinical professor a...ifferentiate between the outcomes of motor vehicle whiplash
injuries on a group of rodeo athletes and a group of spectators at such events. Their findings we...
The Silver Lining after a Whiplash Injury
A recent study has shown that people who suffer whiplash
injuries can recover soon with a newly developed whiplash
management agreement, widely used in Quebec, Canada.// The Whiplash Management strategy is a big lea...
Garden Trampoline can Pose Great Risk to Kids: Study
... and seven percent of the cases were concussion or whiplash
injuries. The injury risk was twice as high compared to traffic-related injury, the survey said. The survey was compiled between 2001 and 2005, and the results were published in the Feb 5 issue of the Swedish physicians' journal Lakartidningen. ...
Aggressive Treatment for Whiplash Does Not Promote Faster Recovery
...me shown in an earlier study was reproducible with whiplash
compensated under tort insurance. A previous stu... examined patterns of care for 1,693 patients with whiplash
injuries who were compensated under tort insurance. The results showed that increasing the intens...
Childhood Strokes Linked to Whiplash, Other Traumatic Injury
...ommon cause of such stroke-inducing neck trauma is whiplash
sustained during a car accident. Other causes include injuries from high-contact sports. Symptoms of neck trauma are neck pain on one side, accompanied by a one-sided headache, possibly with numbness and weakness on that side of the body. Contracepti...