The Whiplash Report
Vol 1. No 2 - February 27, 2014
Providing personal injury attorneys with the most up-to-date research on chiropractic and whiplash, from the biomechanics of whiplash injury to chiropractics ability to enhance patient care and recovery.
In this issue, a 2013 study out of Norway:
Showed that patients who perceived themselves as less healthy, used more healthcare services, had more muscle pain and more anxiety before a whiplash injury were MORE likely to develop chronic whiplash:
This led the researchers to conclude:
This supports the growing body of evidence claiming that chronic whiplash is not merely an organic disorder, and highlights the importance of individual expectations, and symptom reattribution and amplification on the development and maintenance of chronic whiplash.
You want the best for your personal injury clients.
Refer them to a chiropractor trained to properly care for them.