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Published in the journal BMC Evolutionary Biology, the new study supports the theory that some human back problems, which aren’t seen in any other primate species, are caused by a person having a spine that looks more like a chimpanzee’s than one evolved to handle the stresses of bipedal locomotion.
Published in Evolution and Human Behavior, men prefer women with a “theoretically optimal angle of lumbar curvature”—or a 45.5 degree curve from back to buttocks—in their mate.
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On October 20th, 2014, SpineFrontier became the first spine fusion technology company to receive clearance from the FDA to produce the new LES Arena-C® HA cervical intervertebral body fusion
The Virage System features the 360° Omnidirectional Extreme-Angle Screw allowing for 112° of conical range of motion, designed to simplify rod alignment and minimize operating time.
Richard III was popularized in Shakespearean literature as a hunchback, and now everyone can explore the true shape of one of history’s most famous spinal columns, as University of Leicester scientists, employing the help of multimedia experts, have created a 3D model of Richard III’s spine.
Expanding Orthopedics Inc., announced today that Prof.
Laminotomy is a procedure that works to decompress the spinal nerve root and/ or spinal cord by removing part of a lamina of the vertebral arch. This started as a hemilaminectomy which is the removal of half of the lamina, left or right, but now is the removal of portions of both sides of the lamina to allow for vertebral stability. Laminotomy is most often accompanied by a facetectomy which is the decompression of a spinal nerve root. How it is Performed When a laminotomy is...