Anterior release and nonstructural bone grafting and posterior fixation for old lower cervical dislocations with locked facets

Lower cervical dislocations are often missed at the time of initial injury for several reasons. The treatment of old facet dislocations of the lower cervical spine is difficult, and the optimal method has not been established. The objective of the present study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of a surgical technique, anterior release, and… CONTINUE READING