Access related complications in anterior lumbar surgery performed by spinal surgeons

@article{Quraishi2012AccessRC,
  title={Access related complications in anterior lumbar surgery performed by spinal surgeons},
  author={N A Quraishi and Matthias Konig and Simon J Booker and Masood Shafafy and Bronek Maximilian Boszczyk and Michael Paul Grevitt and Hossein S. Mehdian and Julie Elizabeth Webb},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={22},
  pages={16-20}
}
PurposeAnterior lumbar surgery is a common procedure for anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) and artificial disc replacement (ADR). Our aim was to study the exposure related complications for anterior lumbar spinal surgery performed by spinal surgeons.MethodsA retrospective review was performed for 304 consecutive patients who underwent anterior lumbar spinal surgery over 10 years (2001–2010) at our institution. Each patient’s records were reviewed for patients’ demographics, diagnosis… CONTINUE READING
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