Impact of interlaminar graft materials on the fusion status in atlantoaxial transarticular screw fixation.

@article{Matsumoto2005ImpactOI,
  title={Impact of interlaminar graft materials on the fusion status in atlantoaxial transarticular screw fixation.},
  author={Morio Matsumoto and Kazuhiro Chiba and Masaya Nakamura and Yuto Ogawa and Yoshiaki Toyama and Jun Ogawa},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery. Spine},
  year={2005},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={23-6}
}
OBJECT Structural interlaminar graft materials were used for atlantoaxial transarticular screw fixation (TSF), and its impact on the fusion status was investigated. METHODS Forty-two patients (10 men, 32 women, mean age 51 years, mean follow-up period 45 months; 30 with rheumatoid arthritis, and 12 with os odontoideum) underwent TSF and modified Brooks… CONTINUE READING