Letter to the Editor

European Spine Journal

, Volume 16, Issue 10, pp 1733-1735

First online:

Letter to the Editor concerning “A hypothesis of chronic back pain: ligament subfailure injuries lead to muscle control dysfunction” (M. Panjabi)

  • Robert SchleipAffiliated withDepartment of Applied Physiology, Ulm University Email author 
  • , Andry VleemingAffiliated withSpine and Joint Center
  • , Frank Lehmann-HornAffiliated withDepartment of Applied Physiology, Ulm University
  • , Werner KlinglerAffiliated withDepartment of Anesthesiology, Ulm University

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