On field evaluation and management of head and neck injured athletes.

Abstract

Cervical spine injuries, although relatively uncommon, can be devastating. Proper and prompt management is absolutely essential, even though the complexity of the brain and the lack of objective signs and symptoms make injury assessment difficult. Being prepared for head and neck injury is key to its on-field management. In the event of an injury, the… (More)

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@article{McAlindon2002OnFE, title={On field evaluation and management of head and neck injured athletes.}, author={Robert J McAlindon}, journal={Clinics in sports medicine}, year={2002}, volume={21 1}, pages={1-14, v} }