Sagittal spinal alignment in paraplegics: a new paradigm for the rehabilitation under neuromuscular electrical stimulation

@article{Medeiros2010SagittalSA,
  title={Sagittal spinal alignment in paraplegics: a new paradigm for the rehabilitation under neuromuscular electrical stimulation},
  author={Rodrigo Castro de Medeiros and Alexandre Philippe Boss Jaccard and Alberto Cliquet},
  journal={Spinal Cord},
  year={2010},
  volume={48},
  pages={251-256}
}
Study design:Radiographic analysis of sagittal spinal alignment of paraplegics in a standing position under surface neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES).Objectives:Describing the radiographic parameters of the sagittal spinal alignment of paraplegics going through a rehabilitation program with NMES.Setting:The University Hospital's Ambulatory (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.Methods:Panoramic X-ray images in profile were taken for 10 paraplegics. All patients participated in the… CONTINUE READING
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