A prospective cohort study of the outcome of acute whiplash injury in Greece.

@article{Partheni2000APC,
  title={A prospective cohort study of the outcome of acute whiplash injury in Greece.},
  author={Meni Partheni and Constantine Constantoyannis and Robert Ferrari and George Nikiforidis and Spyridoy Voulgaris and Nikolas Papadakis},
  journal={Clinical and experimental rheumatology},
  year={2000},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={67-70}
}
OBJECTIVE An earlier pilot study suggested that the late whiplash syndrome is uncommon in Greece. The purpose of the present study is to extend the evaluation to a larger sample, and include the prevalence of specific symptoms in the evaluation. METHODS In a prospective, cohort study, a total of 180 accident victims were consecutively recruited following Emergency ward presentation. A standard questionnaire asked about neck pain, headache, shoulder pain, limb numbness or pain, and dizziness… CONTINUE READING

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