Cervical spondylotic myelopathy is the most common spinal cord disorder in persons more than 55 years of age in North America and perhaps in the world . It is a chronic degenerative condition of the cervical spine that results in the reduction of spinal canal diameter and thereby compresses the spinal cord and the associated nerve roots .
Volume Subject Area:Poster Session I: Joint and Spine Mechanics
Topics:Biomechanics, Cervical spine, Stability, Spinal cord, Canals
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