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Medicine > Anatomy
Anatomy of the Lumbar Spine: An atlas of normal anatomy and the morbid anatomy of ageing and injury
Taylor, James
ISBN 13: 
9780729543132
ISBN 10: 
0729543137
Category: 
Anatomy
Edition: 
1
Publisher: 
Elsevier Health Science
Publication Date: 
02/2020
Format: 
Paperback
Status: 
Not Yet Published
Imprint: 
Elsevier
Audience: 
Professional and scholarly
Pages: 
232
Weight: 
2
Retail Price: 
82.95 (Tentative Price May Change)
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Synopsis:
Introduction
Methods of sectioning 266 autopsy spines
Section 1: Normal Anatomy
1 Structure and function
2 Disc: its part and their functions
3 Facets: structure and function
4 Nerves: In spinal canal and intervertebral foramen
5 Muscles and Movement
Section 2:?? Age changes
1 Osteoporosis: effects on vertebrae and on disc shape
2 Degenerative changes in discs
3 Disc fissuring and disc protrusion
4 Decline in ranges of movement with increase in age
5 Increase creep with age
6 Facet changes: arthritic changes; remodeling
7 Spinal stenosis and nerve impingement
8 Severe disc changes and segmental instability
9 Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis
10 Facet joint fat pads: their increase in early instability
Section 3:??? Injuries
1 Thoracic and lumbar injuries contrast with cervical injuries
2 Vertebral end-plate fracture and collapse
3 Facet joint injuries: which are often occult.
Section 4:?? Lower Back Pain and Radicular Pain
1 The lumbar spine and cancer metastases.

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