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Kinematics of the Subaxial Cervical Spine in Rotation In Vivo Three-Dimensional Analysis
Study Design. Three-dimensional intervertebral motions of the subaxial cervical spine during head rotation were investigated in healthy volunteers using three-dimensional magnetic resonance imagingExpand
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Kinematics of the lumbar spine in trunk rotation: in vivo three-dimensional analysis using magnetic resonance imaging
In vivo three-dimensional (3D) kinematics of the lumbar spine has not been well evaluated by the conventional methods because of their methodological limitations, while 3D intervertebral motions haveExpand
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Kinematics of the Cervical Spine in Lateral Bending: In Vivo Three-Dimensional Analysis
Study Design. Kinematics of the cervical spine during lateral bending were investigated using a novel system of three-dimensional motion analysis. Objectives. To demonstrate in vivo intervertebralExpand
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C3-6 laminoplasty takes over C3-7 laminoplasty with significantly lower incidence of axial neck pain
Five-lamina (C3-7) procedure is the most popular cervical laminoplasty and there have been no studies on the most appropriate number of laminae to be opened. We prospectively reduced the range ofExpand
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Sagittal Alignment of the Subaxial Cervical Spine After C1-C2 Transarticular Screw Fixation in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Several articles reported the association between the development of subaxial kyphosis and the hyperlordotic fixation of C1-C2. However, their patients were heterogeneous in both primary disease andExpand
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Comparison of cerebral activation involved in oral and manual stereognosis
Brain activity associated with manual stereognosis has been the focus of increasing recent research effort. However, although oral stereognosis, defined as the ability to recognize and discriminateExpand
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Segmental Motor Paralysis After Cervical Laminoplasty: A Prospective Study
Study Design. A prospective study. Objective. To examine the prevalence and clinical manifestations of segmental motor paralysis after cervical laminoplasty and to investigate the presence ofExpand
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Salvage surgery for persistent femoral nonunion after total knee arthroplasty using a megaprosthesis
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Persistent Local Pain After Posterior Spine Surgery for Thoracic Lesions
Many surgeons have investigated local pain associated with posterior spine surgery for cervical or lumbar lesions. However, little information is available concerning local pain after posteriorExpand
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Repeated vertebrobasilar thromboembolism in a patient with severe upper cervical instability because of rheumatoid arthritis.
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Although many reports have examined upper cervical rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and spinal cord disorders resulting from RA lesions, few cases of thromboembolic events in theExpand
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