Complications in minimally invasive percutaneous fixation of thoracic and lumbar spine fractures.

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Minimally invasive stabilization of thoracic and lumbar fractures without neurologic involvement is becoming a more frequent alternative to open fusion and conservative treatment. The authors analyzed the complication rate and limits of this technique in a consecutive series of 99 patients (127 thoracolumbar vertebral fractures) who underwent this technique… (More)
DOI: 10.3928/01477447-20130523-16

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@article{Cappuccio2013ComplicationsIM, title={Complications in minimally invasive percutaneous fixation of thoracic and lumbar spine fractures.}, author={Michele Cappuccio and Luca Amendola and Stefania Paderni and Giuseppe Bosco and Giovanbattista Scimeca and Loris Mirabile and Alessandro Gasbarrini and Federico De Iure}, journal={Orthopedics}, year={2013}, volume={36 6}, pages={e729-34} }