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Interesting scientific references on thoracolumbar fascia:

Cao DY, Pickar JG      

Thoracolumbar fascia does not influence proprioceptive signaling from lumbar paraspinal muscle spindles in the cat.
J Anat. 2009; 215(4): 417-24


 Benjamin M

The Fascia of the limbs and back - a review
J Anat 2009 Jan; 214(1):1-18

Hammer WI, Pfefer MT

Treatment of a case of subacute lumbar compartment syndrome using Graston technique.
J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2005 March-April:28(3):199-204

Sung PS, Kang YM, Picakr JG

Effect of spinal manipulation duration on low threshold mechanoreceptors in lumbar paraspinal muscles: apreliminary report
Spine 2005 Jan 1;30(1):115-22


Barker PJ, Briggs CA, Bogeski G

Tensile transmission across the lumbar fasciae in unembalmed cadavers: effects of tension to various muscular attachments
Spine 2004 Jan 15;29(2):129-38


Johnson GM, Zhang M

Regional differences within the human supraspinous and interspinous ligaments: A sheet plastination study
Euro Spine J 2002 Aug;11(4):382-8. Epub 2002 Feb 2


Bogduk N, Johnson G, Spalding D

The morphology and biomechanics of latissimus dorsi
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 1998 Sept; 13(6):377-385


Vleeming A, Pool-Goudzwaard AL, Hammudoghlu D, Stoeckart R, Snijders CJ, Mens JM

The function of the long dorsal sacroiliac ligmanet. Its implication for understanding low back pain
Spine 1996 Mar 1;21(5):556-62


Farfan HF

Form and sunction of the muscoskeletal system as revealed by mathematical analysis of the lumbar spine. An essay
Spine 1995 Jul 1;20(13):1462-74


Bednar DA, Orr FW, Simon GT

Observations on the pathomorphology of the thoracolumbar fascia in chronic mechanical back pain. A microscopic study
Spine 1995 May 15; 20(10):1161-4


Vleeming A, Pool-Goudzwaard AL, Stoeckart R, van Wingerden JP, Snijders CJ

The posterior layer of the thoracolumbar fascia. Its function in load transfer from the spine to legs.
Spine 1995 Apr 1;20(7):753-8


 Yahia L, Rhalmi S, Newman N, Isler M
Sensory innervation of human thoracolumbar fascia. An immunohistochemical study. 
Acta Orthop Scand, 1992 Apr;63(2):195-7

Hukins DWL, Aspden RM, Hickey DS

Thoracolumbar fascia can increase the efficiency of the erector spinae muscles.
Clin Biomech 1990 Feb;5(1):30-34


McGill SM, Norman RW

Potential of lumbodorsal fascia forces to generate back extension moments during squat lifts
J Biomed Eng, 1988 Jul;10(4):312-8


Maigne JY, Lazareth JP, Maigne R

Anatomical Study of cutaneous innervation of the lumbosacral region. Application to the physiopathology of certain lumbalgias
Rev Rhum Mal Osteoarctic, 1988 Feb;55(2):107-11


Aspden RM, Bornstein NH, Hukins DW

Collagen organisation in the interspinous ligament and its relationship to tissue function
J Anat. 1987 Dec; 155:141-51


Gracovetsky S, Farfan H, Helleur C.

The abdominal mechanism
Spine 1985 May;10(4):317-24


Bogduk N, Macintosh JE

The applied anatomy of the thoracolumbar fascia.
Spine 1984 Mar; 9(2):164-70


Brizzi E, Todescan GC

Anatomic study of the aponeurosis of the posterior spinal muscles
Bull assoc Anat (Nancy). 1983 Mar;67(196):79-82


Faille RJ

Low back pain and lumbar fat herniation
Am Surg 1978;44(6):359-61


Gracovetsky S, Farfan HF, Lamy C

A mathematical model of the lumbar spine using an optimized system to control muscles and ligaments.
Orthop Clin North Am 1977; 8(1):135-53


Dittrich RJ

Lumbodorsal fascia and related structures as factors in disability
J Lancet 1963;83:393-8


Dittrich RJ

Soft tissue lesions as cause of low back pain;anatomic study
AM J Surg 1956;9181):80-85