The Whiplash Encyclopedia: The Facts and Myths of Whiplash

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2006 - Health & Fitness - 736 pages
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With The Second Edition Of The Whiplash Encyclopedia: The Facts And Myths Of Whiplash, Robert Ferrari Revisits The Notion That Whiplash Is An Example Of Illness Induced By Society, In General, And By Physicians In Particular. The Whiplash Encyclopedia Leaves No Topic On Whiplash Uncovered, And Can Be Used In Any Medicolegal Practice. The Second Edition Also Explores New Theories Being Heralded To Explain Chronic Whiplash, Discusses Central Sensitization, And Includes A New Chapter In Whiplash Mythology. The Next Time You Have A Question About Whiplash, The Answer Is Likely To Be Found In The Whiplash Encyclopedia.
  

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Before I used to think many of the same things, I have whiplash and it is no picnic there is a vast amount of pain to deal with. This encyclopedia was obviously written by bitter rich professors who must have been sued for their lack of attention or skill behind the wheel.

Contents

RAILWAY SPINE
17
TRAUMATIC NEUROSIS
29
CHRONIC NECK PAIN
39
TEMPOROMANDIBIMR DISORDERS AND WHIPLASH
83
WHIPLASH ON MY MIND
95
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF WHIPLASH
117
SOMATIZATION AND ADOPTION OF THE SICK ROLE MODEL 2
147
CAUSATION BY WAY OF THE COLLISION
181
Symptom Expectation
532
ANATOMY AND FUNCTION OF THE NECK
555
DIAGNOSTIC TESTS
583
DISPELLING THE MYTHSISSUES
597
WHIPLASH TIMELINES
615
WHIPLASH EXPERIMENTS
621
A CLOSER LOOK AT VERY LOWVELOCITY IMPACTS
647
HEAD RESTRAINTS SEAT BELTS AND WHIPLASH
663

ASSESSMENT TREATMENT AND PROGNOSIS
189
ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHYALPHABETICALLY
225
LITERATURE REVIEW BY TOPIC
463
Whiplash and Bone Scans
488
Whiplash ExperimentsLowVelocity Collisions
502
Whiplash and the Ear
515
CONTROL OF ILLNESS BEHAVIOR
673
TERTIARY GAIN
689
Glossary
697
Index
711
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