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Close look on whiplash

Whiplash is a common injury that arises if the neck was subjected to abrupt acceleration-deceleration force. The head and neck is spontaneously and rapidly driven forward and backward, usually in vehicular accidents. The movement results to damage to both the soft tissues and bony structures. What are the indications? The usual indications associated to a […]

Overview on whiplash

Whiplash is a condition triggered by injury to the soft tissues of the cervical spine or neck area. In most cases, whiplash is a strain of the muscles or sprain of the ligaments that move and support the spine and head. Oftentimes, whiplash occurs after an abrupt, unexpected movement of extension and flexion of the […]