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Nagentowski
01-30-2001, 08:45 AM
Hello, when I work on a homework under the theme "Biomechanics of cervical spine: example of an injury", the following questions arouse:



Which power or acceleration must impinge on a head to injure a healthy, not degenerated disc C6/C7?



Is it possible to cause a disc prolaps C6/C7 for a man of eighty kilograms, who was about to lose his balance and tried to find a hold again, catching forcible the head of a woman of fifty-two kilograms?



Are there any further articles about this topic?



I would be very grateful to you for a quick response. Many thanks in advance,



Sincerely yours

Jeannette Dorien

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