Alexander G. Bruno, Hossein Mokhtarzadeh, Brett T. Allaire, Kelsey R. Velie, M. Clara De Paolis Kaluza, Dennis E. Anderson, Mary L. Bouxsein. Incorporation of CT-based measurements of trunk anatomy into subject-specific musculoskeletal models of the spine influences vertebral loading predictions. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. January 16 2017.
How Analyze was Used
“We measured cross-sectional areas and positions of the trunk muscles from transverse CT scans using a commercial image-processing platform, Analyze software (ref), that we customized for this purpose, as previously described.”
Subject-specific, Musculoskeletal model, Spine curvature, Trunk muscle morphology, Vertebral loading
Center for Advanced Orthopaedic Studies, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA