Etiology of long-term failures of lumbar spine surgery.

@article{Waguespack2002EtiologyOL,
  title={Etiology of long-term failures of lumbar spine surgery.},
  author={A Waguespack and Jerome Schofferman and Paul J. Slosar and James F. Reynolds},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={
          18-22
        }
}
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Patients who do not improve after lumbar surgery may be given the nonspecific label of "failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS)." Since 1981, there has not been a quantitative assessment of the etiologies of FBSS despite major improvements in surgical techniques and diagnostic testing. PURPOSE To define the causes of FBSS seen in a referral-based spine center. STUDY DESIGN AND METHODS Retrospective review of 181 consecutive charts of patients seen at a single spine center… CONTINUE READING

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