Structure of erector spinae muscle

Known as: Set of erector spinae, Sacrospinalis Muscle, Musculus erector spinae 
A group of three muscles (iliocostalis, longissimus, and spinalis) that originate at the sacrum, ilium, and lumbar vertebrae spines and insert into… (More)
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Thoracic neuropathic pain is a debilitating condition that is often poorly responsive to oral and topical pharmacotherapy. The… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
STUDY DESIGN A comparative study of trunk muscle recruitment patterns in healthy control subjects and patients with chronic low… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the myoelectric activity of the erector spinae muscles of the back in order to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY DESIGN A cross-sectional study was conducted. OBJECTIVE To determine the activity of the deep and superficial fibers of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The purpose of this investigation was to validate that in vivo measurement of skeletal muscle attenuation (MA) with computed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This study sought to investigate the normal muscle fibre size and type distribution of the human erector spinae, both in thoracic… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
STUDY DESIGN This study examined the coactivation of trunk flexor and extensor muscles in healthy individuals. The experimental… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Thirty-six 45-55-year-old men with healthy low backs were studied with respect to body composition, isokinetic and isometric… (More)
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1989
1989
The purpose of this study was to detect any changes in the erector spinae muscles in patients undergoing surgery for lumbar disc… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The lumbar erector spinae consists of two muscles--iliocostalis lumborum and longissimus thoracis--each with distinct thoracic… (More)
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