[Biomechanical study of angle-stable anterior atlanto-axial spondylodesis plate].

The optimum fixation method to achieve atlantoaxial fusion after odontoid resection is still subject to discussion. Isolated posterior surgical procedures for treatment of irreducible atlantoaxial kyphosis with spinal cord compression are associated with a high rate of morbidity and mortality. Transoral atlantoaxial plate fixation has been described by… CONTINUE READING