Anatomy of the Lumbar Spine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780729543132, 9780729587471

Anatomy of the Lumbar Spine

1st Edition

An atlas of normal anatomy and the morbid anatomy of ageing and injury

Author: James Taylor
eBook ISBN: 9780729587471
Paperback ISBN: 9780729543132
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 15th April 2021
Page Count: 232
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Description

Introduction
Methods of sectioning 266 autopsy spines
Section 1: Normal Anatomy
1 Structure and function
2 Disc: its part and their functions
3 Facets: structure and function
4 Nerves: In spinal canal and intervertebral foramen
5 Muscles and Movement
Section 2:   Age changes
1 Osteoporosis: effects on vertebrae and on disc shape
2 Degenerative changes in discs
3 Disc fissuring and disc protrusion
4 Decline in ranges of movement with increase in age
5 Increase creep with age
6 Facet changes: arthritic changes; remodeling
7 Spinal stenosis and nerve impingement
8 Severe disc changes and segmental instability
9 Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis
10 Facet joint fat pads: their increase in early instability
Section 3:    Injuries
1 Thoracic and lumbar injuries contrast with cervical injuries
2 Vertebral end-plate fracture and collapse
3 Facet joint injuries: which are often occult.
Section 4:   Lower Back Pain and Radicular Pain
1 The lumbar spine and cancer metastases.

Details

No. of pages:
232
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2021
Published:
15th April 2021
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780729587471
Paperback ISBN:
9780729543132

About the Author

James Taylor