By Douglas L. Brockmeyer
This article offers cutting-edge ideas for surgical procedure of the
craniovertebral junction and cervical backbone. It offers concise motives of
the underlying rules of every approach and insights into the original matters
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- distinct causes illuminating the hyperlinks among
embryology and common and irregular improvement of the craniovertebral junction
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- In-depth dialogue of the problems and methods
interested by either atlantoaxial and occipitocervical surgical procedure in little ones
- a complete bankruptcy dedicated to dealing with craniocervical
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- greater than a hundred step by step illustrations demonstrating
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In: Youmans JR, ed. Neurological Surgery. Philadelphia: WB Saunders; 2004:3515–3557). The dynamics of axial rotation can be described by a motion curve where the degrees of rotation are plotted on an x- and y-axis (Fig. 2–2). Because there is minimal rotation at O–C1, the head essentially moves with C1 during rotation, and the degree of head axial rotation is essentially the same as the degree of C1 rotation. This is plotted on the x-axis. The degree of rotation between C1 and C2 is plotted on the y-axis.
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