C1-C2 stabilization by Harms arthrodesis: indications, technique, complications and outcomes in a prospective 26-case series.

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INTRODUCTION C1-C2 arthrodesis is a surgical challenge due to the proximity of neurovascular structures (vertebral arteries and spinal cord) and the wide range of motion of the joint, hampering bone fusion. A variety of techniques have been successively recommended to reduce anatomic risk and improve results in terms of biomechanical stability and fusion… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.otsr.2013.09.019

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