[Technical features of endoscopic surgery for lumbar disc herniation: 191 patients].

@article{Destandau2004TechnicalFO,
  title={[Technical features of endoscopic surgery for lumbar disc herniation: 191 patients].},
  author={Jean Destandau},
  journal={Neuro-Chirurgie},
  year={2004},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={6-10}
}
BACKGROUND We analyzed the contribution of endoscopic surgery for lumbar foraminal disc herniation in a series of 191 patients. METHODS All the patients underwent a posterior paramedian endoscopic procedure performed by the same operator. This prospective study concerned 191 consecutive patients included between April 1999 and March 2002. Outcome was assessed with a self-administered questionnaire. Prolo's criteria were used. RESULTS Of the 191 patients, 144 questionnaires (75%) were… CONTINUE READING

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