Learning curve of 3D fluoroscopy image-guided pedicle screw placement in the thoracolumbar spine.

@article{Ryang2015LearningCO,
  title={Learning curve of 3D fluoroscopy image-guided pedicle screw placement in the thoracolumbar spine.},
  author={Yu-Mi Ryang and Jimmy Villard and Thomas Obermueller and Benjamin M. Friedrich and Petra Wolf and Jens Gempt and Florian Ringel and Bernhard Meyer},
  journal={The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={467-76}
}
BACKGROUND CONTEXT During the past decade, a disproportionate increase of spinal fusion procedures has been observed. Along with this trend, image-guided spine surgery has been experiencing a renaissance in the recent years. A wide range of different navigation systems are available on the market today. However, only few published studies assess the… CONTINUE READING