The effect from different numbers of segmental arteries ligation to the spinal cord in the clinical practice of posterior vertebral column resection correction


In using posterior vertebral column resection (PVCR) to treat severe kyphoscoliosis, it is unavoidable to ligate and cut off several segmental arteries (SAs) of the spinal cord for exposure and hemostasis, but which would raise the neurological risks. The aim of this study is to explore the changes of intraoperative spinal cord monitoring (IOM) following… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00586-017-5067-x

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