The Whiplash Report
Vol. 1 No. 5 - April 9, 2014
Providing personal injury attorneys with the most up-to-date research on chiropractic and whiplash, from the biomechanics of whiplash injury to chiropractics ability to enhance patient care and recovery.
In this issue, a 2012 study addresses Reverse Causality:
and the common belief that whiplash victims submitting claims for treatment have longer recovery times and worse outcomes than those who do not:
they showed that when Reverse Causality is figured into the data, those submitting claims actually had lower pain levels (18.8/100) than those not submitting claims (19.01/100). The researchers concluded:
You want the best for your personal injury clients.
Refer them to a chiropractor trained to properly care for them.