Tag: Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine

Cervical artificial disc replacement associated with better functional outcomes than ACDF...

Cervical artificial disc replacement (c-ADR) provides better functional outcomes than anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) in patients with single-level cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM),...

Operative treatment for ASD associated with significant long term health-related quality...

Operative treatment for adult spinal deformity (ASD) provides significant improvement in health-related quality of life at minimum three-year follow-up (mean 4.1 years), suggesting that...

Significant improvement in the rates of bone fusion following a course...

Researchers from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Baltimore, USA) performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of published data on the effect of...

Microbes on explanted pedicle screws “may be a possible cause of...

According to a recent study, the low-virulent microorganisms frequently detected on pedicle screws by using sonication may be an important cause of implant loosening...

New study offers first description of spinal trauma management and its...

The first study to describe spinal trauma management and its outcomes in East Africa was recently published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. First...