Lordosis

Known as: swayback, accentuate lordosis, Lordosis [Disease/Finding] 
The anterior concavity in the curvature of the lumbar and cervical spine as viewed from the side. The term usually refers to abnormally increased… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
As predicted by Darwin, bipedal posture and locomotion are key distinguishing features of the earliest known hominins. Hominin… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Pelvis and spinal curves were studied with an angular parameter typical of pelvis morphology: pelvic incidence. A significant… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To investigate the presence of a "functionally normal" cervical lordosis and identify if this and the amount of forward… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND There is an increasing recognition of the clinical importance of the sagittal plane alignment of the spine. A… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
STUDY DESIGN Twenty volunteers and 20 patients with no prior spine surgery had two standing lateral radiographs taken, on the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
STUDY DESIGN Sagittal alignments, including lumbar lordosis and spinopelvic balance (measured from C7, S1, and hip axis reference… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
This paper proposes an anatomical parameter, the pelvic incidence, as the key factor for managing the spinal balance. Pelvic and… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Aging and osteoporosis have been associated with skeletal changes. Back extensor strengthening exercises are highly recommended… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the maneuver of altering the angle of pelvic tilt when standing is effective… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
In order to establish a sagittal plane curve reference table for standing subjects examined laterally, we determined an easily… (More)
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