Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of craniovertebral ligaments and membranes after whiplash trauma.


STUDY DESIGN Review article. OBJECTIVES To review the literature on soft tissue lesions of the upper cervical spine in whiplash trauma with focus on imaging. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Whiplash injury is associated with chronic impairment in a substantial number of patients. There are different opinions as to the nature and prognosis of this condition… (More)