Chiari I: Trauma


Risk of athletes with Chiari malformations suffering catastrophic injuries during sports participation is low.
Meehan WP 3rd, Jordaan M, Prabhu SP, Carew L, Mannix RC, Proctor MR.
Clin J Sport Med. 2015 Mar;25(2):133-7.
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Sudden Unexpected Death due to Chiari Type I Malformation in a Road Accident Case.
J Forensic Sci. 2012 Dec 27.

A case-control study of cerebellar tonsillar ectopia (Chiari) and head/neck trauma (whiplash).
Brain Inj. 2010;24(7-8):988-94.

Simple whiplash?
J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009 Aug;91(8):1103-4.

Chiari I malformation with syrinx: an unexpected diagnosis in the emergency department.
Eur J Emerg Med. 2008 Dec;15(6):342-3.

Conversion to symptomatic Chiari I malformation after minor head or neck trauma.
Neurosurgery. 2008 Oct;63(4):748-53; discussion 753.

Acute deterioration in occult Chiari malformation following missile spinal trauma. Case report.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2008 Apr;8(4):385-9.

Incidental finding of Chiari I malformation with progression of symptoms after head trauma: case report.
J Emerg Med. 2006 Apr;30(3):295-8.

Death following minor head trauma in two adult individuals with the Chiari I deformity.
J Forensic Sci. 1998 Nov;43(6):1241-3.

Chiari I malformation and spinal cord injury: cause for concern in contact athletes?
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1996 Oct;28(10):1218-20. Review.