Using Self Organising Maps to Visualise Age Related Changes in Lumbar Vertebrae and Intervertebral Discs

A human spine is a complicated structure of bones, joints, ligaments and muscles which all undergo a process of change with age. This paper describes the use of artificial intelligence in visualization and better understanding of the progressive and degenerative changes in human lumbar spine. Visualizing this pattern of change will be helpful in finding the… (More)