Low Speed Automobile Accidents

Author: Alan J. Watts
Publisher: Lawyers & Judges Publishing
ISBN: 9781930056428
Format: PDF, ePub
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Written for the reconstructionist, attorney, automotive engineer, or other interested professional, it examines the science of reconstructing and analyzing a low speed automobile accident. Learn how to analyze accidents that result in little or no vehicle damage, how the final position of a vehicle indicates speed much higher than the driver claims and what are potential injuries and threshold loads for injury to various parts of the body arise from low speed collisions. Dr. Watts explains basic concepts of physics, and then applies them to accident reconstruction. The text will be readily understood by any reader with a basic understanding of accident reconstruction, however, full details and equation derivations are provided for those with either higher technical education or a wish to more fully understand the issues.

Whiplash Injuries

Author: Stephen M. Foreman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781726818
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Written by two leading chiropractic authorities, this Third Edition helps the reader understand, assess, diagnose, and treat whiplash injuries (cervical acceleration/deceleration syndrome). The text reviews the developmental anatomy and underlying anatomy associated with the syndrome and examines biomechanics related to whiplash. In addition, the book covers assessment techniques including clinical radiographic examinations such as MRI and CT.


Author: Jon R. Abele
Publisher: Lawyers and Judges Publishing
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The damage portion of a personal injury claim is the heart of the tort case and determines whether or not the claim is worth pursuing. The attorney must be able to determine accurately the level of damages the injured plaintiff can expect to recover for his or her injuries. The checklist format of this book provides a quick and thorough reference for an attorney to use when evaluating a client's personal injury case. The attorney can ensure that he or she has met the obligation owed to the client to identify and calculate properly those damages recoverable and make sure that the damages are pleaded properly and that the evidence necessary to prove the claim is gathered. This checklist allows the attorney to determine the appropriate basis for the damage claim and what evidence and testimony will be needed.

The Whiplash Encyclopedia

Author: Robert Ferrari
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763729349
Format: PDF, Docs
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With the Second Edition of The Whiplash Encyclopedia: The Facts and Myths of Whiplash, Robert Ferrari revisits the notion that whiplash is an example of illness induced by society, in general, and by physicians in particular. The Whiplash Encyclopedia leaves no topic on whiplash uncovered, and can be used in any medicolegal practice. The Second Edition also explores new theories being heralded to explain chronic whiplash, discusses Central Sensitization, and includes a new chapter in whiplash mythology. The next time you have a question about whiplash, the answer is likely to be found in The Whiplash Encyclopedia.

Conservative Management of Cervical Spine Syndromes

Author: Donald R. Murphy
Publisher: Appleton & Lange
ISBN: 9780838563861
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This clinically oriented text provides you with a comprehensive reference of cervical spine function, dysfunction, clinical syndromes, evaluation and management. You get guidelines on how to approach specific clinical syndromes related to the cervical spine from the standpoint of signs and syndromes, differential diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, referral and home care.

Frontiers in Whiplash Trauma

Author: Narayan Yoganandan
Publisher: IOS Press
ISBN: 9781586030124
Format: PDF
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A discussion of whiplash trauma. The work brings together experts working in the areas of epidemiology, biomechanics, experimental and analytical research, physical modelling, and clinical aspects of whiplash injury.

Aspectos m dico pr cticos en valoraci n del da o corporal

Author: Alonso Santos, Javier
Publisher: Ediciones Díaz de Santos
ISBN: 849052145X
Format: PDF, Docs
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Alcance del trastorno de estrés postraumático. Trastorno depresivo postraumático. Biomecánica del latigazo cervical. Estudios biomecánicos desde el punto devista médico. Aplicación de la biomecánica en el ámbito médico-legal. Repercusión Jurídica del nexo de causalidad y simulación. Necesidades de las asociaciones de víctimas en materia de valoración del daño corporal. Valoración médicade la incapacidad laboral. El informe de valoración de la incapacidad laboral. Contingencia laboral. Problemática y reclamación judicial social. La reformadel baremo portugués en Derecho Civil. Crisis de la sanidad

Handbuch Verkehrsunfallrekonstruktion

Author: Heinz Burg
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3834894125
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Die Analyse eines Verkehrsunfalls erfordert zusätzliches Wissen, das im Normalfall nicht während des Studiums vermittelt wird. Daher wird die Analyse von Verkehrsunfällen in der Regel von spezialisierten Sachverständigen vorgenommen. Das dazu nötige Wissen wurde Anfang der 80er Jahre bereits in einer früheren Auflage dieses Handbuchs veröffentlicht. Jetzt hat ein Autorenteam die lange fällige Neubearbeitung erstellt. Die Autoren sind Experten auf ihrem jeweiligen Gebiet und stellen die Arbeitsmittel in zeitgemäßer Darstellung bereit. Dabei werden computergestützte Arbeitsmethoden berücksichtigt. Es werden auch die Wünsche und Forderungen von Verkehrssicherheits- und Unfallforschern berücksichtigt, die nach einer thematisch vollständigen Arbeitsunterlage suchen. Damit steht ein zeitgemäßes, methodisch zuverlässiges und einheitliches Werk für die Analyse von Verkehrsunfallabläufen zur Verfügung.