Factors influencing the outcome of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis.

@article{Mariconda2000FactorsIT,
  title={Factors influencing the outcome of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis.},
  author={Massimo Mariconda and G Zanforlino and G A Celestino and S Brancaleone and R. Civita di Fava and Carlo Milano},
  journal={Journal of spinal disorders},
  year={2000},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={131-7}
}
The objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of decreased dural sac cross-sectional area and baseline clinical parameters on the outcome of patients treated surgically or conservatively for lumbar spinal stenosis. Computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging scans of 37 patients were digitized and the dural sac cross-sectional area was… CONTINUE READING