[Curative effect analysis of posterior decompression and internal fixation for spinal metastases epidural spinal cord compression].

@article{Jiang2016CurativeEA,
  title={[Curative effect analysis of posterior decompression and internal fixation for spinal metastases epidural spinal cord compression].},
  author={Wenjun Jiang and Sun Bin Liu and Yu Sheng Liu and Shui Gen Zhou},
  journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi},
  year={2016},
  volume={96 7},
  pages={526-30}
}
OBJECTIVE To explore the effects of posterior decompression and internal fixation for spinal metastases epidural spinal cord compression (MESCC) and analyze the related factors of postoperative ambulation function. METHODS Clinical data of 67 cases with MESCC who received thoracic posterior decompression and internal fixation in our department from January 2006 to December 2014 was retrospectively analyzed. Information about patients' age, gender, pathological type of primary tumor, Karnofsky… CONTINUE READING