Torticollis (Congenital and acquired) Children, Emergency Department, Paediatrics

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Clear guidance on the assessment and management of torticollis in children presenting to ED. This includes the potential causes of congenital and acquired torticollis. 

This guideline is not suitable for use if torticollis is present in the context of trauma. If torticollis occurs within the context of trauma, manage as a cervical spine injury.

NOTE: this guideline is hosted on the NHSGGC Paediatrics Guidelines website. Clicking on the link below will open the guideline in a new window.


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