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Whiplash Injuries (Whiplash Injury) Summary

Description: Hyperextension injury to the neck, often the result of being struck from behind by a fast-moving vehicle, in an automobile accident. (From Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)

Also Known As: Whiplash Injury; Injuries, Whiplash; Injury, Whiplash

Networked: 93 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 14 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Whiplash Injuries

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Methylprednisolone : 4 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 18 Generic
  2. Mercury : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  3. daminozide (Alar) : 4 studies in 14 results : IBA
  4. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. N 30 : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Carbon Monoxide : 3 results : IBA
  8. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 2 results : IBA
  9. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 2 results : IBA
  10. Collagen : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Whiplash Injuries

  1. Pain (Aches)
  2. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  3. Rupture
  4. Vertigo (Positional Vertigo)
  5. Hyperalgesia
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Key Therapies for Whiplash Injuries

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  1. Combined Modality Therapy : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  2. Spinal Manipulation : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Traction : 1 outcome in 2 results
  4. Exercise Therapy (Therapy, Exercise) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Seat Belts (Seat Belt) : 1 study in 9 results
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