Archive for December 3, 2013
Not all back injuries are life-threatening, but they should always be taken seriously. Depending on the severity and location of the injury, something as simple as a fall could mean chronic back pain, or even lifelong debilitation. While there are a number of effective treatments available for various back and spinal injuries, not all conditions are treatable, and recovery is very often dependent on the quality and consistency of care. Therefore, it’s important to know the difference between back injuries and spinal injury symptoms, and their differences in treatment.
A spinal injury is different from a back injury in terms of the trauma being localized to the spinal cord in a spinal injury. Perhaps one of the most famous examples of a spinal cord injury is the one