Sagittal alignment of the cervical spine after neck injury

@article{Beltsios2012SagittalAO,
  title={Sagittal alignment of the cervical spine after neck injury},
  author={Michail Beltsios and Olga D Savvidou and Evanthia A. Mitsiokapa and Andreas F Mavrogenis and Angelos Kaspiris and Nikolaos E. Efstathopoulos and Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos},
  journal={European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={23},
  pages={47-51}
}
The normal sagittal alignment of the cervical spine is lordotic and is affected by the posture of the head and neck. The question of whether loss of cervical lordosis is the result of muscle spasm after injury or a normal variation, and the clinical significance of such changes in sagittal profile of the cervical spine has been an issue of several studies. The purpose of this paper is to study the incidence of normal cervical lordosis and its changes after neck injury compared to the healthy… CONTINUE READING
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