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Therefore, the sitting position with the knees above the hip line, typical for armchairs or car seats, causes the stretching of the lumbar spine.
The results of this study suggest that the width between the pars interarticulares, or interpars distance, does indeed increase in size as it descends the lumbar spine.
The worst effect of flexion upon the lumbar spine is that it compresses the anterior disc.
Among 667 cases undergoing posterior lumbar spine surgery, two cases were diagnosed as perforation of the left iliac artery and vein during lumbar discectomy.
The major trunk muscles responsible for resisting and controlling the bending moment and anterior shear forces acting on the lumbar spine when lifting and lowering are the erector spinae (Macintosh and Bogduk 1986, McGill et al 1988).
1% greater gain in lumbar spine BMD than with placebo, while those with a 10-year risk of 6.
In Table 1, the average angles for the dominant and nondominant hips as well as the lumbar spine were compared between sexes during axial trunk rotation.
1997) Adaptation of the lumbar spine to different positions in bicycle racing.
Director of the Spine Center of Celebration Health, Celebration, Florida, adds, EoACA[pounds sterling]The VerteBRIDGE plating technology, which has been proven in the direct anterior applications of the ROI-A and ROI-C cages, is especially suited for stand-alone constructs implanted through an oblique or lateral approach to the lumbar spine.
BMD was assessed by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry at the lumbar spine, hip, and femoral neck.
An anteroposterior radiograph of the pelvis and anteroposterior and lateral radiographs of the lumbar spine were taken in all patients.