Do you ever wonder what would happen if one of your patients had a vertebral artery dissection?
Do you ever wonder if you would be able to screen if your patient has a vertebral artery dissection?
We recently had a patient come through our clinic with a vertebral artery dissection and his history was alarming. Before we review this case let’s review some of the common questions about this condition:
Over the past decade, there has been a significant increase in research published regarding concussions. This information has allowed care providers to better understand the pathophysiology and natural history of concussions. Treatment protocols have also been published to assist care providers in the management of concussions.
As with anything, with this increase in published information, there is a corresponding increase in misinformation and/or poor quality research. This has lead to conflicting information and confusion for both the health care provider and the patient.
Given this, we have decided to clear up some of this confusion in regards to concussions by getting “back to...