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C5 Palsy After Cervical Spine Surgery: A Multicenter Retrospective Review of 59 Cases
Study Design: A multicenter, retrospective review of C5 palsy after cervical spine surgery. Objective: Postoperative C5 palsy is a known complication of cervical decompressive spinal surgery. TheExpand
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Anterior Cervical Infection: Presentation and Incidence of an Uncommon Postoperative Complication
Study Design: Retrospective multi-institutional case series. Objective: The anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) affords the surgeon the flexibility to treat a variety of cervicalExpand
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Guillain-Barré Syndrome After Elective Spinal Surgery.
Guillain-Barré syndrome is a rare autoimmune condition characterized by ascending motor weakness of the extremities that can ascend to the diaphragm, causing substantial morbidity and mortality. ThisExpand
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Complications Associated With Minimally Invasive Anterior to the Psoas (ATP) Fusion of the Lumbosacral Spine.
MINI: Our experience shows minimally invasive anterolateral retroperitoneal antepsoas lumbosacral fusion (MIS-ATP) is a safe approach to perform fusion from T12-S1. ATP approach can be performed by aExpand
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Prevalence and Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Reintubation After Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery: Results From the AOSpine North America Multicenter Study on 8887 Patients
Study Design: A multicenter, retrospective cohort study. Objective: To evaluate clinical outcomes in patients with reintubation after anterior cervical spine surgery. Methods: A total of 8887Expand
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A Multicenter Study of the Presentation, Treatment, and Outcomes of Cervical Dural Tears
Study Design: Retrospective multicenter case series study. Objective: Because cervical dural tears are rare, most surgeons have limited experience with this complication. A multicenter study wasExpand
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Misplaced Cervical Screws Requiring Reoperation
Study Design: A multicenter, retrospective case series. Objective: In the past several years, screw fixation of the cervical spine has become commonplace. For the most part, this is a safe, low-riskExpand
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Percutaneous and Minimally Invasive Techniques for the Management of Thoracolumbar Spine Injuries
Minimally invasive surgical techniques hold promise as a valuable tool for the treatment of patients with thoracolumbar fractures. Percutaneous pedicle–based fixation provides secure fractureExpand
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Anterolateral Retroperitoneal Psoas-Sparing (Anterior to Psoas: ATP) Lumbar Interbody Fusion for Degenerative Spine and Adult Deformity: Surgical Technique and the Evidence
Abstract Corrective multilevel spinal surgeries are notorious for high complication rate. In effort to reduce morbidities, various minimally invasive surgical techniques have been described.Expand
An Update Review of Epidemiology, Anatomy, Classification, Management and Outcome of pediatric Thoracolumbar Spine Trauma
Context: The incidence of vertebral column and spinal cord damage in children in the current century is greater than ever. Thoracolumbar fractures are extra numerous in teenagers, the most commonExpand