|Key messages of the whiplash guidelines for allied health professionals|
|Key message||Response consistent with guideline recommendations||Measured by|
|Appropriate assessment and classification of whiplash||Classifies whiplash according to the Quebec Task Force (QTF)  4 grade classification system||Response to question 2 on the record of clinical practice|
|Appropriate measure of outcome||Uses a validated measure of outcome for whiplash such as the Neck Disability Index or the Patient Specific Functional Scale.||Response to question 4 on the record of clinical practice|
|Identification of those with poor prognosis||Identifies predictors of poor prognosis including high initial pain and high initial disability.||Response to question 6 on the record of clinical practice|
|Provides primarily activating treatments||Provided active treatment guidelines including exercise and advice||Response to question 5 on the record of clinical practice|
Rebbeck et al.
Rebbeck et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:213 doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-213