An investigation of the use of a numeric pain rating scale with ice application to the neck to determine cold hyperalgesia.

@article{Maxwell2013AnIO,
  title={An investigation of the use of a numeric pain rating scale with ice application to the neck to determine cold hyperalgesia.},
  author={Samuel Maxwell and Michele Sterling},
  journal={Manual therapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={172-4}
}
The presence of cold hyperalgesia is a predictor of poor health outcomes following whiplash injury. An appropriate clinical test to identify cold hyperalgesia may help in gauging the prognosis. A repeated measures, within subjects design was used. Sixty-three participants with chronic Whiplash Associated Disorder (WAD) (grade II and III) underwent testing at the cervical spine for sites of cold hyperalgesia with laboratory testing equipment, as well as a test of reported pain intensity on an 11… CONTINUE READING
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