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Finite element investigation of the effect of spina bifida on loading of the vertebral isthmus (2013)
Journal Article
Quah, C., Yeoman, M. S., Cizinauskas, A., Cooper, K., McNally, D., & Boszczyk, B. (2014). Finite element investigation of the effect of spina bifida on loading of the vertebral isthmus. Spine Journal, 14(4), doi:10.1016/j.spinee.2013.08.040. ISSN 1529-9430

Background: Spondylolysis (SL) of the lower lumbar spine is frequently associated with spina bifida occulta (SBO). There has not been any study that has demonstrated biomechanical or genetic predispositions to explain the coexistence of these two pat... Read More