Measurement of Segmental Lumbar Spine Flexion and Extension Using Ultrasound Imaging
Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 07/27/2012
Chleboun GS et al. – This study describes a new method for the measurement of lumbar spine segmental flexion and extension motion using Ultrasound imaging. The Ultrasound method may offer an alternative to other imaging techniques to monitor clinical outcomes because of its ease of use and the consistency of measurements compared to MRI.