By Dan J. Murphy, D.C., D.A.B.C.O.
Whiplash-Associated Disorders in Frontal Impacts: Influencing Factors and Consequences
Traffic Injury Prevention, June 2003; Vol. 4 Issue 2, pp. 153-161
Lotta Jakobsson, Hans Norm, and Olle Bunketorp (The authors are associated with Volvo Car Corporation)
These authors performed an in-depth investigation of accidents using 24 occupants with neck symptoms. Their results show the complexity of whiplash-associated disorders (WAD) in frontal impacts with respect to factors that influence occurrence as well as duration of symptoms.
The, key points noted in this article include:
DAN MURPHY. D.C., D.A.B.C.O. graduated magna cum laude from Western States Chiropractic College in 1978 and has more than 20 years of practice experience. He received his Diplomate in Orthopedics in 1986. Dr. Murphy has served as a part-time faculty member of Life Chiropractic College West since 1982. Internationally recognized for his lectures, Dr. Murphy has taught more than 1,000 seminars in the US and around the world. He currently serves as the Vice President of the ICA.
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