Impact of Race and Insurance Status on Surgical Approach for Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy in the United States: A Population-Based Analysis.

STUDY DESIGN Retrospective cohort study. OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to assess factors potentially impacting the operative approach chosen for cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM) patients on a nationwide level. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA CSM is one of the most common spinal disorders treated by spine surgeons, with operative management… CONTINUE READING