Spinal structural failure - Loss of regularity in the curvature of the thoracolumbar spine: A measure of structural failure

Roger M.D. Zebaze, Ghassan Maalouf, Naim Maalouf, Ego Seeman

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Departure from regularity (smoothness) in the curvature of the spine was quantified and correlated with the number of fractures, deficits in height, bone mineral density (BMD), and identified women with vertebral fractures.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)88-89
Number of pages2
JournalRevue Medicale Libanaise
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • Thoracolumbar curvature irregularity
  • Vertebral fracture

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