Coccyx fractures in patients with spinal cord injury


Tekin L., Yilmaz B., Alaca R., Ozcakar L., Dincer K.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE, vol.46, no.1, pp.43-46, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-46
  • Keywords: Spinal cord injury, Coccyx, Pain, CHRONIC PAIN, COCCYGODYNIA

Abstract

Aim. The aim of this study was to report whether coccyx fractures are present in spinal cord injury (SCI) patients, who suffered from painful symptoms in the low back, gluteal, hip and thigh regions; and to determine the pain characteristics of coccydynia in these patients.