Load sharing within a human thoracic vertebral body: An in vitro biomechanical study


Kilincer C., Inceglu S., Sohn M. J. , Ferrara L. A. , Bakirci N. , Benzel E. C.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, cilt.17, ss.167-177, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.167-177

Özet

OBJECTIVE: The vertebral body is the major load bearing part of the vertebra and consists of a central trabecular core surrounded by a thin cortical shell. The aim of this in vitro biomechanical study is to determine the debated issue of load sharing in a vertebral body.