Study on the Applicability of the Modified Tokuhashi Score in Patients with Surgically Treated Vertebral Metastasis.

@article{Mattana2011StudyOT,
  title={Study on the Applicability of the Modified Tokuhashi Score in Patients with Surgically Treated Vertebral Metastasis.},
  author={Jeferson Luis Mattana and Rosyane Rena de Freitas and Glauco Jos{\'e} Pauka Mello and M{\'a}rio Armani Neto and Geraldo de Freitas Filho and Carolina Bega Ferreira and Carolina Novaes},
  journal={Revista brasileira de ortopedia},
  year={2011},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={424-30}
}
UNLABELLED To present the results obtained from surgical treatment of patients with vertebral metastases, comparing them with the modified Tokuhashi score in order to validate the applicability of this score for prognostic predictions and for choosing surgical treatments. METHODS This was a retrospective study on 157 patients treated surgically for spinal metastasis in Erastus Gaertner Hospital in Curitiba. The Tokuhashi score was applied retrospectively to all the patients. The patients… CONTINUE READING