Cramp finding: can it be used as a new diagnostic and prognostic factor in lumbar disc surgery?

Abstract

In this prospective study, the validity and the importance of a new finding (cramp finding) in the diagnosis and outcome after lumbar disc surgery were tested. The test is performed with the person in prone position. Against a forceful knee flexion, the examiner holds the leg with one hand and applies a force to overcome the knee flexion. The finding is… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s005860100297

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@article{Demircan2001CrampFC, title={Cramp finding: can it be used as a new diagnostic and prognostic factor in lumbar disc surgery?}, author={Mehmet Nusret Demircan and Ahmėt Çolak and Murat Kutlay and Kenan Kıbıcı and Kivanç Topuz}, journal={European Spine Journal}, year={2001}, volume={11}, pages={47-51} }