A two-year prospective follow-up study of the outcome after surgery in patients with slipped lumbar disk operated upon for the first time

@article{Srensen1989ATP,
  title={A two-year prospective follow-up study of the outcome after surgery in patients with slipped lumbar disk operated upon for the first time},
  author={L. V. S\orensen and Ole Mors},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={1989},
  volume={96},
  pages={94-99}
}
57 patients who were operated upon for the first time for slipped lumbar disk have been investigated in a prospective blind follow-up design. In both the preoperative and postoperative evaluation objective as well as subjective conditions have been considered, and the surgeons have not re-examined the patients. There is a 100% follow-up of the patients. We found that the following preoperative conditions are associated with surgical outcome, 6 and 24 months postoperatively: Medical parameters… CONTINUE READING

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