Soft tissue neck symptoms following high-energy road traffic accidents.

@article{Malik2004SoftTN,
  title={Soft tissue neck symptoms following high-energy road traffic accidents.},
  author={Hammad Malik and Martyn S. Lovell},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2004},
  volume={29 15},
  pages={
          E315-7
        }
}
STUDY DESIGN A single-blinded prospective study was performed into the occurrence and frequency of soft tissue neck symptoms of patients involved in high-energy road traffic accidents. OBJECTIVES We studied the occurrence of incidental soft tissue neck symptoms in victims of high energy (defined as those severe enough to cause major trauma leading to an injury severity score >16) vehicular collisions causing significant musculoskeletal trauma requiring operative intervention. SUMMARY… CONTINUE READING