Tropism of Sub-Axial Cervical Facet Joints Is Not Related to Segmental Movement during Active Movement or Therapist-Perceived Symptomatic Locations

Tropism, or asymmetry, of facet joints in the cervical spine has been found to be related to degenerative changes of the joints and discs. Clinicians often assume that differences in segmental mobility are related to tropism. The aims of this study were to determine the relationship between asymmetr...

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Main Authors: Neil Tuttle, Kerrie Evans, Clarice Sperotto dos Santos Rocha
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: MDPI AG 2021-04-01
Series:Symmetry
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Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/2073-8994/13/5/739