Is posterior fusion necessary with laminectomy in the cervical spine?

@inproceedings{McAllister2012IsPF,
  title={Is posterior fusion necessary with laminectomy in the cervical spine?},
  author={Beck D. McAllister and Brandon J. Rebholz and Jeffrey C Wang},
  booktitle={Surgical neurology international},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Cervical decompressive laminectomy is a common procedure for addressing multilevel cervical spine pathology. The most common reasons for performing simultaneous posterior cervical fusion include the prevention of progressive postlaminectomy kyphotic deformity or other types of instability which can contribute to late neurological deterioration… CONTINUE READING