NEUROSURGERY

Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion Procedures

Mar 25, 2017 by in NEUROSURGERY Comments Off on Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion Procedures

29 Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion Procedures Mark P. Kuper, Mark C. Valente, William R. Taylor, and Choll W. Kim Conventional open spinal approaches require extensive dissections to allow for the…

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Spinal Fusion: Anterior Approach

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27 Spinal Fusion: Anterior Approach Selvon St. Clair and Isador H. Lieberman The technique of spinal arthrodesis was first described by Albee1 in 1911 for the treatment of Pott disease…

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Postoperative Rehabilitation of Lumbar Spine Patients

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31 Postoperative Rehabilitation of Lumbar Spine Patients Lawrence W. Frank Postoperative rehabilitation of lumbar spine patients seems like an intuitively good idea. However, the details of rehabilitation programs are a…

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Spinal Fusion: Posterior Approaches

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26 Spinal Fusion: Posterior Approaches E. Andrew Stevens and Charles L. Branch Jr. Damage and degeneration of the lumbar disc can be the result of aging, activity, and trauma. Biochemical…

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Degenerative Disc Imaging

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14 Degenerative Disc Imaging Troy Hutchins and M. Marcel Maya Essential to radiographic evaluation of lumbar degenerative disc disease are appropriate patient selection and thorough clinical evaluation. A significant overlap…

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Percutaneous Decompression

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10 Percutaneous Decompression Christopher A. Yeung, Christopher P. Kauffman and Anthony T. Yeung Throughout much of the late 20th century, surgical specialists have pursued less invasive techniques for the treatment…

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Interspinous Devices

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23 Interspinous Devices Mario L. Pereira, Stephen H. Hochschuler, and Donna D. Ohnmeiss The management of painful disc degeneration remains controversial, with traditional surgical treatment for painful degeneration being fusion….

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