. Textbook and practical clinical handbook for all students and practitioners concerned with evaluation, diagnosis, assessment and management of neck pain and cervical headache particularly in relation to whiplash.
. Written by a group of researchers and clinicians who are leaders in the field of whiplash and related neck and head pain.
. Demonstrates the clinical relevance of the research to the student and busy practitioner.
. Suggests future directions for clinical management and future research.
. Extensively illustrated with line diagrams and photographs.
? This book presents the applied sciences, clinical assessment methods and rehabilitation protocols for the management of persons with neck pain.
? The material presented in this book represents the translation of research into clinical practice and provides a systematic approach to assessment and an evidence base for conservative clinical management strategies for neck pain.
? Unique topics in this book include:
. Provides an understanding of the pathophysiological processes in the sensory, motor and sensorimotor systems and how they present in patients with neck pain disorders.
. Presents multimodal approaches to management of neck pain guided by the evidence of presenting dysfunctions
. Presents a comprehensive description of a therapeutic exercise approach based on motor control which has proven efficacy.