Hello Professionally Integrated,
Here is a study where the authors show how a compressive load decreases pressure in the disc. I feel we can use this to educate our patients on what happens with abnormal load over a period of time and how our treatment can help reduce load.
Eur Spine J. 2006 May; 15(5): 597–604.
Published online 2005 Aug 13. doi:
Intradiscal pressure measurements in normal discs, compressed discs and compressed discs treated with axial posterior disc distraction: an experimental study on the rabbit . . .
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