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The diagnosis of whiplash remains clinical. The mechanism of injury must be elicited. The clinical syndrome of whiplash and WAD includes : • Neck pain with the presence of decreased active range of neck movement and local mechanical hyperalgesia within the cervical spine • Changes in motor function with kinaesthetic disturbances • Disturbances in kinaesthetic […]

Whiplash associated disorders have become an international medicolegal and social dilemma. Whiplash injuries are a major health and economic problem around the world. In the UK, their annual cost to the economy is about £2,553 million (1990 prices), representing about 18% of the total costs of all road traffic collisions and 0.4% of the Gross […]

The method of Chiropractic (Orthopaedic Manual Therapy) is a physical treatment primarily used by physiotherapists, massage therapists, chiropractors, and osteopaths to treat musculoskeletal pain and disability. Massage technique composition This method based on clinical reasoning, with very specific therapeutic approaches, including the use of techniques with hands (mobilization & manipulation) and specific therapeutic exercise (medical […]

The Clinical Pilates is a modified form of the traditional Pilates and is used to restore and preventmuscle injuries. It is suitable for people, who have musculoskeletal pain or injuries. It is important, if symptoms are recurrent or chronic, or if there are problems with motor control. Also used: In prenatal and postnatal period women, […]

Dry needling is an advanced and specialized therapeutic approach for the treatment of myofascial pain. This method is an invasive procedure in which a filiform needle is inserted into the skin and muscle directly at a myofascial trigger point ,in order to desensitize and deactivate this point,which causes widespread pain, weakness and disturbance of the […]