Whiplash, Headache, and Neck Pain book cover

Whiplash, Headache, and Neck Pain

Research-Based Directions for Physical Therapies

A textbook and practical clinical handbook for all students and practitioners concerned with the evaluation, diagnosis, assessment and management of neck pain and cervical headache particularly in relation to whiplash. It is likely to become essential study for final year physiotherapy and chiropractic students, for all manipulative physiotherapy MSc students and a widely used clinical ref text for all involved in the assessment and management of whiplash and related neck and head pain.

Hardbound, 260 Pages

Published: March 2008

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-10047-5


  • Section 1 Introduction

    Chapter 1 Introduction

    Section 2 Applied Clinical Sciences

    Chapter 2 Sensory manifestations of neck pain

    Chapter 3 tructure and Function of the Cervical Region

    Chapter 4 Alterations in Cervical Muscle Function in Neck Pain

    Chapter 5 The Cervical Spine and Sensorimotor Control

    Chapter 6 Disturbances in Postural Stability, Head and Eye Movement Control in Cervical Disorders

    Chapter 7 Psychological and Psychosocial Factors in Neck Pain

    Section 3 Whiplash, Headache and Cervico-brachial Pain

    Chapter 8 Whiplash Associated Disorders

    Chapter 9 Cervicogenic Headache: Differential Diagnosis

    Chapter 10 Differential Diagnosis of Cervico-brachial Pain

    Section 4 Therapeutics for Cervical Disorders

    Chapter 11 Clinical assessment: The Patient Interview and History

    Chapter 12 Clinical Assessment: The Physical Examination

    Chapter 13 Principles of Management of Cervical Disorders

    Chapter 14 Therapeutic Exercise for Cervical Disorders: Practice Pointers

    Section 5 Conclusion

    Chapter 15 Future Directions


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