Neck pain after minor neck trauma--is it always neck sprain?

@article{Chong2000NeckPA,
  title={Neck pain after minor neck trauma--is it always neck sprain?},
  author={Chean Leung Chong and Shirley Beng Suat Ooi},
  journal={European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={147-9}
}
We report a patient who had headache and neck pain after whiplash injury and subsequently developed cerebellar infarction due to vertebral artery dissection. This patient's pain was out of proportion to his apparent injury and it was a clue to the final diagnosis. Gross motor examination for cord injury may not be adequate for patients with minor neck… CONTINUE READING