Dynamic stabilization devices in the treatment of low back pain.

  title={Dynamic stabilization devices in the treatment of low back pain.},
  author={Dilip Kumar Sengupta},
  journal={Neurology India},
  volume={53 4},
Soft stabilization has an important role in the treatment of the degenerative lumbar spine. Fusion of one or two motion segments may not make a big difference in the total range of motion of the lumbar spine, but preserving flexibility of a motion segment may prevent adjacent segment disease and may permit disc replacement, even when facet joints need to be excised. A favourable environment is created in the motion segment by unloading the disc and permitting near normal motion, the disc may be… CONTINUE READING

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