Minimally invasive percutaneous fixation in the treatment of thoracic and lumbar spine fractures

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We studied 51 patients with 64 fractures of the thoracolumbar and lumbar spine undergoing the surgical treatment by percutaneous trans-pedicular fixation and stabilization with minimally invasive technique. Patient follow-up ranged from 6 to 28 months (mean 14.2 months) and the patients were assessed by clinical and radiographic evaluation. The results show… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00586-009-0989-6

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