Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Pain Research and Management
Volume 8, Issue 1, Pages 33-36

An Evidence-Based Approach to the Treatment of Acute Whiplash Injury

Les Barnsley

Department of Rheumatology, Concord Hospital, Australia

Copyright © 2003 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


This review has two components. The first is a selective, narrative background of some of the issues surrounding acute whiplash. The latter part is a more systematic review of the available evidence concerning the management of acute whiplash as it stood in March 2001.