Factors affecting employment after whiplash injury.

@article{Gozzard2001FactorsAE,
  title={Factors affecting employment after whiplash injury.},
  author={C Gozzard and Gordon C. Bannister and G Langkamer and Sanaur R Khan and Martin F. Gargan and Chris Foy},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={2001},
  volume={83 4},
  pages={
          506-9
        }
}
Of 586 employed patients with a whiplash injury 40 (7%) did not return to work. The risk was increased by three times in heavy manual workers, two and a half times in patients with prior psychological symptoms and doubled for each increase of grade of disability. The length of time off work doubled in patients with a psychological history and trebled for each increase in grade of disability. The self-employed were half as likely to take time off work, but recovered significantly more slowly… CONTINUE READING

Tables and Topics from this paper.

Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 20 CITATIONS

Whiplash-Associated Disorders

VIEW 1 EXCERPT
CITES BACKGROUND

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 19 REFERENCES

The behavioural response to whiplash injury.

VIEW 1 EXCERPT

Soft-tissue injuries of the cervical spine. 15-year follow-up.

VIEW 1 EXCERPT