Surgical outcome of posterior short segment trans-pedicle screw fixation for thoracolumbar fractures.


BACKGROUND Vast majority of spine fractures in thoracolumbar region are unstable and often associated with neurological deficit. With the advancement of technology, these fractures are now more often managed operatively. The present study aimed at evaluating the role of open reduction & internal fixation using pedicle screws and short segment fixation in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jor.2013.09.010