What is the actual shape of the cervical spine in children

  • А. М. Орел Moscow scientific-practical center of medical rehabilitation, restorative and sports medicine
Keywords: X-ray diagnostics of the spine, integral study of the spine radiographs, the spine in children, form the physiological arches of the spine


Through statistical analysis of system models ISSR 125 children and young people aged 3 to 21 years, obtained on the basis of x-ray examination of the entire spine, were developed and studied computer probabilistic (stochastic) models of the spine, which takes into account the shape of the cervical spine. It turned out that the prevailing number of children in the cervical spine is most often observed kyphosis and straightening of lordosis, which reflects the specifics of the habitual posture. Most critical for the formation of the spine is the age of 9-14 years, when the formation of the physiological curvature of the arcs.

How to Cite
Орел, А. (2018). What is the actual shape of the cervical spine in children. Bulletin of the International Scientific Surgical Association, 7(1), 27-29. Retrieved from http://surgjournal.ru/index.php/BISSA/article/view/34
Original Articles