The lumbar spine during the migration period between 300 and 500 A.D. in Middle Germany shows natural degenerative changes – A computertomographic study

P. Duenisch, B. Leifer, J. Walter, P. Schmidt, H. Bruchhaus, R. Kalff & C. Ewald
Objective: Local back pain and degenerative changes of the lumbar spine are a challenging medical and socioeconomic problem. The complex pathoanatomical features leading to progressive bony degeneration of the vertebrae still remain unclear. To understand the possible influence of the environment on[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]