A Soft tissue injury (STI) is the damage of muscles, ligaments and tendons
throughout the body. Common soft tissue injuries usually occur from a sprain,
While a neck strain may not be considered a serious injury, the pain that ... A
neck sprain or strain involves the soft tissues that support your cervical spine (
Most episodes of acute neck pain are due to a muscle strain or other soft tissue
sprain (ligaments, tendons). This type of injury can be caused by a sudden force
Dec 1, 2014 ... ... to describe neck pain following an injury to the soft tissues of the neck ... flexion
-extension neck injury and soft tissue cervical hyperextension ...
INJURIES. OF THE. NECK. M. F. GARGAN,. G. C. BANNISTER. From the
University of Bristol. We reviewed. 43 patients who had sustained soft-tissue
Falls or accidents, including car accidents, are another common cause of neck
pain. Whiplash, a soft tissue injury to the neck, is also called neck sprain or strain.
The mechanical relationship between the head and neck has been crudely
compared to a brick attached to a flexible rod. As the structural mass of the head
is so ...
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A soft tissue injury of the neck may be either blunt or penetrating. A blunt injury
does not break the skin. A penetrating injury breaks the skin, creating an open ...
May 26, 2011 ... Sprains, strains and other soft tissue injuries are the types of back and neck
disorders that affect the majority of the population in the United ...
On the other hand, grade 4 injuries usually require surgery. By far the most
common degrees of soft tissue injury are grade 2 and 3, especially of the neck,