Neck pain

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Neck pain is one of the leading causes of pain and disability in the US. Its frequency and intensity can result in both acute and chronic pain which can disrupt daily living. Neck pain can restrict recreational activities, lead to sleep disturbances, as well as result in loss of work and sometimes disability.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPain Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationAn Essential Review
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9783319431338
ISBN (Print)9783319431314
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2017



  • Imaging
  • Muscles of the neck
  • Neck anatomy
  • Nonsurgical intervention
  • Radicular pain
  • Somatic pain

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Gitkind, A. I., & Gritsenko, K. (2017). Neck pain. In Pain Medicine: An Essential Review (pp. 453-455). Springer International Publishing.