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Journal: Journal of Biomechanical Engineering
Article Type: Research Papers
J Biomech Eng. July 2011, 133(7): 071010.
Published Online: August 2, 2011
... a low friction environment and a ligamentous capsule that encloses the joint space. Together with the disc, the bilateral facet joints transfer loads and guide and constrain motions in the spine due to their geometry and mechanical function. Although a great deal of research has focused on defining...