Studies on ataxia of lumbar origin in cases of vertigo due to whiplash injury.

@article{Ushio1973StudiesOA,
  title={Studies on ataxia of lumbar origin in cases of vertigo due to whiplash injury.},
  author={Noriko Ushio and Manabi Hinoki and S Hine and Shuhei Okada and Yasushi Ishida},
  journal={International journal of equilibrium research},
  year={1973},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={141-52}
}
We draw the following conclusions from clinical observations on traumatized patients with vertigo and lumbar pain. 1) Hypertonicity of the lumbar soft supporting tissues, and especially the lumbar erector muscles (i.e., over-excitment of the lumbar proprioceptors) is a cause of vertigo due to whiplash injury. Equilibrium tests after fixing the waist with a… CONTINUE READING