Robert Ferrari

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi [Why patients with simple cervical vertebral sprains may develop persistent neurological symptoms]
    R Ferrari
    Abteilung für Innere Medizin und Rheumatologie, Universität von Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Versicherungsmedizin 54:138-44. 2002
  2. pmc Prevention of chronic pain after whiplash
    R Ferrari
    Walter C Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
    Emerg Med J 19:526-30. 2002
  3. ncbi Cervical muscle response to head rotation in whiplash-type right lateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:393-401. 2005
  4. ncbi A population-based survey of back pain beliefs in Canada
    Douglas P Gross
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2142-5. 2006
  5. doi Correlations between coping styles and symptom expectation for rheumatoid arthritis
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 4000 Research Transition Facility, 8308 114 Street, T6G 2V2 Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 29:1445-8. 2010
  6. doi Prevalence of osteoporosis in men aged 65-75 in a primary care setting. A practice audit after application of the Canadian 2010 guidelines for osteoporosis screening
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2P4, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 34:523-7. 2015
  7. doi Effect of a pain diary use on recovery from acute low back (lumbar) sprain
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, 11350 83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2P4, Canada
    Rheumatol Int 35:55-9. 2015
  8. doi Perceived injustice in fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2P4, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 33:1501-7. 2014
  9. doi A questionnaire using the modified 2010 American College of Rheumatology criteria for fibromyalgia: specificity and sensitivity in clinical practice
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 40:1590-5. 2013
  10. doi Effect of customized foot orthotics in addition to usual care for the management of chronic low back pain following work-related low back injury
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 36:359-63. 2013

Detail Information

Publications82

  1. ncbi [Why patients with simple cervical vertebral sprains may develop persistent neurological symptoms]
    R Ferrari
    Abteilung für Innere Medizin und Rheumatologie, Universität von Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Versicherungsmedizin 54:138-44. 2002
    ..We propose a multidimensional biopsychosocial model whose impact on an adequate understanding as well as a better and more efficient therapy of these patients is elaborated...
  2. pmc Prevention of chronic pain after whiplash
    R Ferrari
    Walter C Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
    Emerg Med J 19:526-30. 2002
    ..Practical guidelines are provided on educating the patient about other symptoms that may cause concern...
  3. ncbi Cervical muscle response to head rotation in whiplash-type right lateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:393-401. 2005
    ..To determine the electromyogram (EMG) response of the cervical muscles to a right lateral impact whiplash-type perturbation when the head is rotated...
  4. ncbi A population-based survey of back pain beliefs in Canada
    Douglas P Gross
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2142-5. 2006
    ..Population-based survey...
  5. doi Correlations between coping styles and symptom expectation for rheumatoid arthritis
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 4000 Research Transition Facility, 8308 114 Street, T6G 2V2 Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 29:1445-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to compare both the expectations and the coping style for rheumatoid arthritis in disease-naïve subjects...
  6. doi Prevalence of osteoporosis in men aged 65-75 in a primary care setting. A practice audit after application of the Canadian 2010 guidelines for osteoporosis screening
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2P4, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 34:523-7. 2015
    ..The prevalence of osteoporosis in unselected male cohorts aged 65 may be too low to justify the routine bone density screening recommended in the 2010 Canadian osteoporosis guidelines. ..
  7. doi Effect of a pain diary use on recovery from acute low back (lumbar) sprain
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, 11350 83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2P4, Canada
    Rheumatol Int 35:55-9. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the effect of a daily pain diary on recovery from acute low back sprain...
  8. doi Perceived injustice in fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2P4, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 33:1501-7. 2014
    ..This difference appears to be associated with higher levels of pain reported by fibromyalgia patients, and therefore may not be specific to the diagnosis. Prospective studies may help to resolve this issue. ..
  9. doi A questionnaire using the modified 2010 American College of Rheumatology criteria for fibromyalgia: specificity and sensitivity in clinical practice
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 40:1590-5. 2013
    ..To determine the specificity and sensitivity of the Modified 2010 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia (given as a self-administered questionnaire) in clinical practice...
  10. doi Effect of customized foot orthotics in addition to usual care for the management of chronic low back pain following work-related low back injury
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 36:359-63. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the effect of customized foot orthotics in addition to usual care (UC) compared with UC alone for the treatment of patients with chronic low back pain after work-related injury...
  11. doi Quantitative assessment of the "inexplicability" of fibromyalgia patients: a pilot study of the fibromyalgia narrative of "medically unexplained" pain
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2P4
    Clin Rheumatol 31:1455-61. 2012
    ..This phenomenon may reflect the narrative of "inexplicability" in fibromyalgia patients that distinguishes them from other widespread pain populations...
  12. doi A cohort-controlled trial of the addition of customized foot orthotics to standard care in fibromyalgia
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, 11350 83 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2P4
    Clin Rheumatol 31:1041-5. 2012
    ..As part of a complex intervention, in a cohort-controlled trial of primary care patients with fibromyalgia, the addition of custom-made foot orthotics to usual care appears to improve functioning in the short term...
  13. ncbi A cross-cultural comparison between Canada and Germany of symptom expectation for whiplash injury
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, University Hospital, 8440 112 Street, Room 2G2 06, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
    J Spinal Disord Tech 18:92-7. 2005
    ..The objective of the current study is to compare the frequency and nature of expected "whiplash" symptoms in Germany with that in Canada...
  14. pmc A re-examination of the whiplash associated disorders (WAD) as a systemic illness
    R Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, Room 2G2 06, 8440 112 Street, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2B7
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1337-42. 2005
    ..To describe the systemic nature of the illness reported after motor vehicle collisions using data from a large, population based cohort of individuals making an injury insurance claim...
  15. ncbi Laypersons' expectation of the sequelae of whiplash injury: a cross-cultural comparative study between Canada and Greece
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Med Sci Monit 9:CR120-4. 2003
    ..The objective of the present study is to compare the frequency and nature of expected 'whiplash' symptoms in Greece [a country where the chronic whiplash syndrome is rare or unknown] with that in Canada...
  16. ncbi From railway spine to whiplash--the recycling of nervous irritation
    Robert Ferrari
    History of Medicine Department, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Sci Monit 9:HY27-37. 2003
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  17. ncbi Myths of whiplash
    R Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2BZ, Canada
    Surgeon 1:99, 101-3. 2003
    ..This limited review considers a few of the aforementioned myths of whiplash, and how scientific efforts have enlightened us on these matters...
  18. ncbi Responsiveness of the short-form 36 and oswestry disability questionnaire in chronic nonspecific low back and lower limb pain treated with customized foot orthotics
    Robert Ferrari
    University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:456-8. 2007
    ..This study reports the responsiveness of the Short-Form 36 (SF-36) and Oswestry Disability Questionnaire (ODQ) to treatment with customized foot orthotics...
  19. ncbi Assessing whiplash recovery--the Whiplash Disability Questionnaire
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Aust Fam Physician 35:653-4. 2006
    ..General practitioners often need to track outcomes of whiplash patients, and a disability questionnaire may be useful...
  20. ncbi Auditory symptoms in whiplash patients - could earwax occlusion be a benign cause?
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Aust Fam Physician 35:367-8. 2006
    ..Excess cerumen (earwax) in the external auditory canal is associated with symptoms of earache, fullness in the ears, and diminished hearing. These symptoms, and tinnitus, are commonly associated with whiplash injury...
  21. ncbi Laypersons' expectation of the sequelae of whiplash injury. A cross-cultural comparative study between Canada and Lithuania
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Canada
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR728-34. 2002
    ..The objective of the present study is to compare the frequency and nature of expected 'whiplash' symptoms in Lithuania (a country where the late whiplash syndrome is rare or unknown) with that in Canada...
  22. doi Correlations between coping styles and symptom expectation for whiplash injury
    Robert Ferrari
    University of Alberta Hospital, Room 2G2 06, 8440 112 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T6G 2B7
    Clin Rheumatol 29:1245-9. 2010
    ..48. Both expectations and coping styles may interact or be co-modifiers in the outcomes of whiplash injury in whiplash victims. Further studies of coping style as an etiologic factor in the chronic whiplash syndrome are needed...
  23. pmc Development of a symptom expectation questionnaire for minor head injury
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G2P4, Canada
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 12:499-502. 2011
    ..Expectations and beliefs are important predictors of outcome following minor head injury. In this paper, the primary purpose is to develop a simple symptom expectation questionnaire for minor head injury for use in future research studies...
  24. pmc Correlation between expectations of recovery and injury severity perception in whiplash-associated disorders
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2P4, Canada
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 12:683-6. 2011
    ..The perception of having more severe pathology or more ominous diagnostic labels has also been associated with a worse prognosis...
  25. doi Coping style as a predictor of compliance with referral to active rehabilitation in whiplash patients
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 30:1221-5. 2011
    ..Coping style may affect recovery from whiplash injury through issues of compliance with active therapy and increased reliance on prescription medications...
  26. ncbi Simple educational intervention to improve the recovery from acute whiplash: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Ferrari
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 12:699-706. 2005
    ..To determine if an educational intervention in the acute stage of whiplash injury may improve the recovery rate...
  27. doi An examination of coping styles and expectations for whiplash injury in Germany: comparison with Canadian data
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 11350 83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 30:1209-14. 2011
    ..Further studies of coping style as an aetiologic factor in the chronic whiplash syndrome are needed...
  28. ncbi Predicting central sensitisation - whiplash patients
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, Research Transition Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Aust Fam Physician 39:863-6. 2010
    ..Central sensitisation is associated with chronic pain in whiplash patients. Predicting which patients will develop central sensitisation is difficult but patient expectations of recovery predict a variety of outcomes in whiplash patients...
  29. doi Effect of a symptom diary on symptom frequency and intensity in healthy subjects
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 37:2387-9. 2010
    ..Symptom and pain diaries are often recommended to or used by patients with chronic pain disorders. Our objective was to examine the effect on recall of symptoms after 14 days of daily symptom diary use in healthy subjects...
  30. ncbi Survey of general practitioner, family physician, and chiropractor's beliefs regarding the management of acute whiplash patients
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2173-7. 2004
    ..Questionnaire Survey...
  31. ncbi Cervical muscle response to posterolateral impacts--effect of head rotation
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 75 Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, T6G 2G4, Canada
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 19:899-905. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the response of the cervical muscles to increasing low-velocity rear impacts offset by 45 degrees to the subject's right, but also with the head rotated either right or left...
  32. doi A population-based survey of beliefs about neck pain from whiplash injury, work-related neck pain, and work-related upper extremity pain
    Geoff P Bostick
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Eur J Pain 13:300-4. 2009
    ..Beliefs about pain conditions appear to influence recovery in a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. Little is known about population beliefs about neck and arm pain...
  33. ncbi Electromyographic and kinematic exploration of whiplash-type left anterolateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Spinal Disord Tech 17:412-22. 2004
    ..Volunteer studies of the cervical muscular response and head-neck kinematics in response to frontal impacts are uncommon. Moreover, the effect of a frontal impact offset to the left on the resultant muscle responses is unknown...
  34. ncbi Kinematic and electromyographic response to whiplash loading in low-velocity whiplash impacts--a review
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 20:343-56. 2005
    ..This will hopefully improve the understanding of the human response to low-velocity whiplash impacts...
  35. doi Coping and recovery in whiplash-associated disorders: early use of passive coping strategies is associated with slower recovery of neck pain and pain-related disability
    Linda J Carroll
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Alberta Centre for Injury Prevention and Research Departments of Medicine Rheumatic Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB Division of Outcomes and Population Health, Toronto Western Research Institute Division of Epidemiology, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto Faculty of Health Sciences and UOIT CMCC Centre for the Study of Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation, University of Ontario Institute of Technology UOIT, Toronto, ON, Canada Institute of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Faculty of Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Clin J Pain 30:1-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the predictive value of coping style for 2 key aspects of WAD recovery, reductions in neck pain, and in disability...
  36. ncbi An observational electromyography study of the effect of trunk flexion in low-velocity frontal whiplash-type impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:496-503. 2006
    ..To examine the effect of forward and lateral trunk flexion on the cervical electromyogram and head kinematic response to whiplash-type frontal impacts...
  37. ncbi Cervical muscle response to trunk flexion in whiplash-type lateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 3 75 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, T6G 2G4, AB, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 167:345-51. 2005
    ....
  38. doi Evaluation of a Canadian back pain mass media campaign
    Douglas P Gross
    Department of Physical Therapy, Division of Rheumatology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:906-13. 2010
    ..Quasi-experimental before-and-after design with control group...
  39. ncbi Effect of trunk flexion on the occupant neck response to anterolateral whiplash impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:346-54. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the response of the cervical muscles to increasing low-velocity anterolateral impacts with the volunteer's trunk flexed to the right and left...
  40. ncbi The effect of seat belt use on the cervical electromyogram response to whiplash-type impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 29:115-25. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi Effect of head rotation in whiplash-type rear impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 75 Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2G4, Canada
    Spine J 5:130-9. 2005
    ..The effect of head rotation, however, at the time of rear impact is not known...
  42. ncbi The effect of trunk flexion in healthy volunteers in rear whiplash-type impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1742-9. 2005
    ..Twenty young, healthy volunteers in a laboratory were subjected to rear-end impacts 4.4, 7.9, 10.9, and 13.1 m/s acceleration with head rotation to right and left...
  43. doi Recovery in whiplash-associated disorders: do you get what you expect?
    Linda J Carroll
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, and Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 36:1063-70. 2009
    ....
  44. ncbi The effect of a 3-point harness restraint and car seat in whiplash-type lateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E11-8. 2006
    ..Seventeen healthy volunteers were subjected to right and left lateral impacts 5.0, 6.8, 9.2, and 16.8 m/s acceleration while positioned in a Volvo car seat with lap and shoulder seat belt restraint in laboratory setting...
  45. ncbi Kinematic and electromyographic response to whiplash-type impacts. Effects of head rotation and trunk flexion: summary of research
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 3 75 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 20:553-68. 2005
    ..This data adds to attempts to approach an understanding of the human response to more complex scenarios of low-velocity road collisions...
  46. ncbi Cervical muscle response to right posterolateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 75 Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 19:543-50. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that the head kinematic and the cervical muscle EMG responses to unexpected impacts of increasing low-velocity in the posterolateral direction will be greater than to expected impacts...
  47. ncbi Cervical muscle response to whiplash-type right lateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:E479-87. 2004
    ..Nine healthy volunteers were subjected to right lateral impacts of 4.9, 8.8, 10.8, and 13.7 m/sec acceleration at two levels of expectation: expected and unexpected...
  48. ncbi Looking away from whiplash: effect of head rotation in rear impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:760-8. 2005
    ..Twenty healthy volunteers in a laboratory were subjected to rear-end impacts 4.4, 7.9, 10.9, and 13.1 m/s acceleration, with head rotation to the right and left...
  49. ncbi Cervical muscle response to head rotation in whiplash-type left lateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:536-41. 2005
    ..Twenty healthy volunteers were subjected to left lateral impacts, randomly looking either left or right...
  50. ncbi Turning away from whiplash. An EMG study of head rotation in whiplash impact
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 3 75 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Orthop Res 23:224-30. 2005
    ..To determine the response of the cervical muscles to whiplash-type perturbations through low-velocity frontal impacts when the head is rotated to the right and left...
  51. ncbi Reduced or painful jaw movement after collision-related injuries: a population-based study
    Linda J Carroll
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Alberta Centre for Injury Prevention and Research, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2E1
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:86-93. 2007
    ..The authors report the incidence of and factors associated with reduced and/or painful jaw movement after motor vehicle collisions that resulted in whiplash-associated disorders (WADs)...
  52. ncbi Alberta rodeo athletes do not develop the chronic whiplash syndrome
    Ashley L Shannon
    Deppartment uf Rheumatic Diseases, University of Alberta, Edminton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 33:975-7. 2006
    ..To determine if an unselected group of rodeo athletes would report a more benign outcome to their motor vehicle whiplash injuries than a group of spectators at rodeo events...
  53. ncbi Effect of trunk flexion on cervical muscle EMG to rear impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Orthop Res 23:1105-11. 2005
    ..To determine the effect of occupant positioning on the response of the cervical muscles to whiplash-type posterolateral impacts...
  54. ncbi Electromyographic and kinematic exploration of whiplash-type rear impacts: effect of left offset impact
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 75 Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G4, Canada
    Spine J 4:656-65; discussion 666-8. 2004
    ..Moreover, the effect of a rear impact offset to the left on the resultant muscle responses is unknown...
  55. ncbi Electromyographic and kinematic exploration of whiplash-type neck perturbations in left lateral collisions
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:650-9. 2004
    ..Seven healthy volunteers were subjected to left lateral impacts of 4.8, 7.9, 11, and 13.7 m/s acceleration at two levels of expectation: expected and unexpected...
  56. pmc Cervical muscle response to whiplash-type right anterolateral impacts
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 3 75 Corbett Hall, T6G 2G4 Edmonton AB, Canada
    Eur Spine J 13:398-407. 2004
    ..Expecting or being aware of imminent impact plays a role in reducing muscle responses in low-velocity anterolateral impacts...
  57. doi An evaluation of low back-pain-related content in Canadian newspaper media
    Douglas P Gross
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:1-3. 2008
    ..Review of newspaper articles...
  58. ncbi Regional musculoskeletal conditions: neck pain
    Robert Ferrari
    Department of Rheumatic Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 17:57-70. 2003
    ....
  59. ncbi Why blame is a factor in recovery from whiplash injury
    R Ferrari
    Department of Rheumatic Diseases, University of Alberta, 562 Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2S2, Canada
    Med Hypotheses 56:372-5. 2001
    ..Recent research lends further support to the hypothesis that a biopsychosocial model best explains this phenomenon...
  60. doi Time to consultation and disease-modifying antirheumatic drug treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis--northern Alberta perspective
    Jalal A Nanji
    Department of Medicine, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, 11350 83 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2P4, Canada
    J Rheumatol 39:707-11. 2012
    ..To determine the timeliness of consultation and initiation of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) referred to rheumatologists...
  61. pmc Electromyography of superficial cervical muscles with exertion in the sagittal, coronal and oblique planes
    Shrawan Kumar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Eur Spine J 11:27-37. 2002
    ..The cervical muscle strength and cervical muscle EMG are therefore dependent on the direction of effort...
  62. pmc The late whiplash syndrome: a biopsychosocial approach
    R Ferrari
    12779 50 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5A 4L8
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:722-6. 2001
    ..The biopsychosocial model recognises physical and psychological sources of somatic symptoms, but fundamentally recognises that the late whiplash syndrome is not the result of a "chronic injury"...
  63. ncbi Physician resistance to the late whiplash syndrome
    S N Virani
    Department of Rheumatic Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:2096-9. 2001
    ..Physicians appear, however, to be more resistant than nonphysicians to the progression from acute pain to chronic pain and disability...
  64. ncbi [Epidemiology of whiplash injuries: an international dilemma]
    R Ferrari
    Heritage Medical Research Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Orthopade 30:551-8. 2001
    ..They will not attribute all these different sources of symptoms to chronic damage they believe the accident caused. There is no cultural information to encourage this chronic pain behaviour being seen in other cultures...
  65. ncbi Cognitive theory and illness behavior in disability syndromes
    R Ferrari
    Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Med Hypotheses 57:68-75. 2001
    ..The cognitive model of these syndromes considers the interaction of automaticity, volition, and illness behavior and likely has numerous clinical, social, and legal applications...
  66. ncbi Chronic pain/dysfunction in whiplash-associated disorders
    Robert Ferrari
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 25:135; author reply 135-8. 2002
  67. ncbi [Chronic whiplash syndrome--an overview]
    Harald Schrader
    Avdeling for nevrologi og klinisk nevrofysiologi St Olavs Hospital 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1296-9. 2002
    ....
  68. ncbi Whiplash and widespread pain
    Robert Ferrari
    J Rheumatol 34:450; author reply 450-1. 2007
  69. ncbi Whiplash--review of a commonly misunderstood injury
    Robert Ferrari
    Am J Med 112:162-3. 2002
  70. ncbi What not to do after a whiplash injury
    Robert Ferrari
    Postgrad Med 111:22-3. 2002
  71. ncbi Effect of monetary gain on the treatment of zygapophysial joint pain in cervical whiplash
    Robert Ferrari
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:327-8. 2002
  72. ncbi The lessons of railway spine
    Robert Ferrari
    Med Sci Monit 8:LE1-2. 2002
  73. ncbi New insights into culture driven disorders
    Francisco Javier Aceves-Avila
    Hospital General Regional No 46, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Unidad de Investigación en Enfermedades Crónico Degenerativas SC, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 18:155-71. 2004
    ....
  74. ncbi Segmental vertebral motion in the assessment of neck range of motion in whiplash patients
    Filadelfio Puglisi
    Istituto di Analisi della Postura Posture Analysis Institute, Lungarno Cellini 51, 50125, Firenze, Italy
    Int J Legal Med 118:235-9. 2004
    ....
  75. ncbi Waddell signs
    Robert Ferrari
    Pain Med 4:384-5; author reply 386-7. 2003
  76. ncbi Management of whiplash-associated disorders--revisiting Quebec
    Robert Ferrari
    J Rheumatol 33:443-4. 2006
  77. ncbi The medical outcome study short form 6D and whiplash
    Robert Ferrari
    J Rheumatol 32:1849-50. 2005
  78. ncbi Neuropsychological testing for proper evaluation of the cognitive symptoms of whiplash patients
    Robert Ferrari
    J Trauma 53:807. 2002
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