ACCELERATION-DECELERATION INJURY

head trauma due to abrupt movement or abrupt cessation of movement of the head.

ACCELERATION-DECELERATION INJURY: "Cindy had to wear a neck brace and sleep with her head elevated at night for months following the accident that caused her acceleration-deceleration injury."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACCELERATION-DECELERATION INJURY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/acceleration-deceleration-injury/ (accessed May 18, 2021).
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