Influence of neck postural changes on cervical spine motion and angle during swallowing

Abstract

Occipitocervical (OC) fixation in a neck retraction position could be dangerous due to the risk of postoperative dysphagia. No previous study has demonstrated an association between the cervical posture change and cervical spine motion/angle during swallowing. So, we aimed to analyze the influence of neck posture on the cervical spine motion and angle… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000008566

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