Muscles, tendons, and ligaments are almost always injured in a car accident. Sprains or strains are considered soft tissue injuries and can cause pain that can linger for weeks and even months. About lumbar strain and sprains A lumbar strain refers … [Read more...] about Lumbar Strain/Sprain from a St. Louis Car Accident
Archives for January 2017
Shoulder Injury From Car Accident
Whenever you feel shoulder pain after a car crash, it may be a sign of an underlying injury. Any pain or symptoms should not be ignored and immediate medical treatment should be sought. Many people suffer from shoulder pain after a car accident. The … [Read more...] about Shoulder Injury From Car Accident
Lisfranc Fractures Resulting from Car Accidents
A lisfranc injury can leave the person unable to walk for a long time until the bone heals properly. Recovery may be long and expensive. Foot injuries are common in car accidents. The impact of the crash can cause one of the bones to suffer a … [Read more...] about Lisfranc Fractures Resulting from Car Accidents
Drunk Driving Sees Downward Trend
While the trend seems to be heading in the right direction, we still need to do a lot, considering thousands of people are still killed in DUI crashes each year. Drunk driving is known to be a primary cause of traffic fatalities and injuries. … [Read more...] about Drunk Driving Sees Downward Trend
Spleen Injury After Car Accident
Internal injuries suffered in a car accident can quickly turn into a life threatening condition if they are not treated in a timely manner. Location and purpose of the spleen The main function of the spleen is to purify and filter the blood. The … [Read more...] about Spleen Injury After Car Accident
Injured in a St. Louis Car Accident Involving a Disabled Driver?
All states, including Missouri, permit certain types of disabled and handicapped drivers to get a driver’s license as long as the person’s disability doesn't render them unable to drive safely. But, it's important to understand how liability is … [Read more...] about Injured in a St. Louis Car Accident Involving a Disabled Driver?