What Is Whiplash? 
Vehicle Damage 
Whiplash Injuries 
Chronic Pain 
Pain Medications 

How Long Will It Take To Heal From My Car Accident?

  circle01_black.gif  It can take as long as 12 months for the healing process of injured soft tissues to become complete.  (Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 1986)

  circle01_black.gif  The average time for an appropriately treated whiplash-injured patient to achieve maximum improvement is 7 months 1 week. (Spine, 1994)

  circle01_black.gif  Some whiplash-injured patients take 2 years to stabilize and to reach their maximum improvement.  (Canadian Family Physician, 1986, Pain, 1994, Spine, 1994, Injury, 2005)

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