oa South African Medical Journal - The influence of weight-bearing on the lumbar spine - a radiological study

Volume 2, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



The effect on the lumbar spines of the custom of carrying heavy weights on the head was investigated in a selected group of Bantu men whose occupation involves this type of work.

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