Systematic Review of Facet Tropism in the Lumbar Spine


Goal of the Study? Facet tropism (asymmetrical orientation of the apophyseal joints greater than 7 degrees) is common in the lumbar spine. And because facet joints play a crucial role in stabilizing motion segments, alteration in their orientation can affect the dynamic motion and spinal position. In this research review1, these researchers searched keywords: facet, […]