A new study has once again confirmed that auto accidents can lead to long-term problems:
“A history of low back injury in a motor vehicle collision is a risk factor for developing future troublesome back pain.”
Fortunately, the right early treatment can help relieve symptoms and minimize some risk for future problems. If you or someone you know has been involved in an auto accident, call our office immediately.
Nolet, P.S., Kristman, V.L., Côté, P. et al. The association between a lifetime history of low back injury in a motor vehicle collision and future low back pain: a population-based cohort study
Eur Spine J (2018) 27: 136.