Defining normal vertebral angulation at the thoracolumbar junction.

@article{Crawford2009DefiningNV,
  title={Defining normal vertebral angulation at the thoracolumbar junction.},
  author={Michael Baxter Crawford and Andoni Paul Toms and Lee Shepstone},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2009},
  volume={193 1},
  pages={W33-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this cross-sectional study is to define the normal range of endplate angulation at T12 and L1 and, by doing so, to validate the angle measurement tools that are readily available on nearly all PACS. MATERIALS AND METHODS Two hundred consecutive lateral scout CT scans were examined in patients who were either 25 (n = 100) or 35 (n… CONTINUE READING