Occipital region

Known as: head back, Back of head, Occipital part of head 
Subdivision of head proper which consists of the occipital bone and all layers superficial to it. Examples: There is only one occipital part of head.
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
UNLABELLED It is unknown whether kyphosis of the thoracic spine is an independent risk factor for future osteoporotic fractures… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The effect of patient position on the view obtained during laryngoscopy was investigated. METHODS 60 morbidly obese… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Evaluate spectral scaling properties of scalp electroencephalogram (EEG) and electromyogram (EMG), optimal spacing of… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Drooping of the upper eyelid (upper eyelid ptosis) may be minimal (1–2 mm), moderate (3–4 mm), or severe (>4 mm), covering the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY DESIGN An in vitro biomechanical study of C1-C2 posterior fusion techniques was conducted using a cadaveric model… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES 1) To determine the prevalence of positional preference in the general population of infants up to the age of 6 months… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Propofol and isoflurane anesthesia were studied previously with functional brain imaging in humans to begin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
STUDY DESIGN Four combinations of cable-graft-screw fixation at C1-C2 were compared biomechanically in vitro using nondestructive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
UNLABELLED We studied thirty-three normal patients, eighteen women and fifteen men, for normal motion and the amount of elbow… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
We studied thirty-three normal pa tients, eighteen women and fifteen men, for normal motion and the amount of elbow motion… (More)
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