Pavlov's ratio is a commonly utilized method for evaluating athletes for cervical stenosis. We evaluated the lateral cervical spine film and determined Pavlov's ratio for 262 college and high school football players. Twenty (7.6%) of these athletes had radiographic evidence of congenital cervical stenosis according to this method. The condition may be more common than expected.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||The Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1993|
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