MVA Whiplash Brain Injury
Whiplash ANAM-VNG Testing Sorts Out Concussions
Whiplash ANAM-VNG Testing Sorts Out Concussions after an MVA your headache and job related difficulties? An early diagnosis using ANAM testing of whiplash brain injury is essential to recovery from your MVA.
This remains a big problem especially if your air bag has deployed. You may also have sustained a brainstem injury.
This is part of your deep old brain system that controls balance. If you have dizziness you need a very specialized test we perform at After Accident Care called a VNG (vestibulonystagmogram).
Job performance after an MVA May Fall
Without testing you miss treatment and reduce your chance of documenting your injury and getting it treated.You may need help with your job. When you are not thinking clearly, you can lose your job. Your spouse may not be able to put up with your angry outbursts. After Accident Care reaches out to spouses to help deal with this.
If you are having trouble concentrating or remembering, seek help. Your family MD can refer to a neuropsychologist or to After Accident Care (502 584 5852). We use state of the art Whiplash ANAM-VNG Testing Sorts Out Concussions identify whiplash brain injury. We have counseling for you and your family. We offer help with you balance and dizziness with comprehensive physical therapy and appropriate medical intervention.
It has been recently shown, that whiplash victims have many of the same symptoms of traumatic brain injury. Even as far as 5 years after the MVA, almost half of Whiplash victims have symptoms consistent with mild traumatic brain injury (whiplash brain injury).
An hour ANAM test may identify a whiplash brain injury early and permit treatment.The earlier the better.
ANAM offered to identify whiplash brain injury by David G Changaris, MD 584 6852
Information above from: *Symptoms, disabilities, and life satisfaction five years after whiplash injuries J. Styrke et al. Scandinavian Journal of Pain 5 (2014) 229–236.