Head position in car crash and injury

Published June 30, 2021

Hello Professionally Integrated,

Knowing what position your patients head is in is important! Many studies show that a head turned can increase injury to the cervical spine in a MVC ( I posted this on this site). Here is a study that shows neck injuries greatly increase if the head is turned a little. In this paper they look at many of the ligaments in mid and UPPER CERVICAL. They do not just say "instability, soft tissue of AOMSI". They break it down as we should as well. The clinical implications of this study is important as head position is more . . .

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