April 15, 2013 - Volume 38 - Issue 8
pp: i-i,627-709,E445-E512
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Adding Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy to Standard Medical Care for Patients With Acute Low Back Pain: Results of a Pragmatic Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Study

Goertz, Christine M.; Long, Cynthia R.; Hondras, Maria A.; More

Spine . 38(8):627-634, April 15, 2013.


Biomechanics of Lumbar Cortical Screw–Rod Fixation Versus Pedicle Screw–Rod Fixation With and Without Interbody Support

Perez-Orribo, Luis; Kalb, Samuel; Reyes, Phillip M.; More

Spine . 38(8):635-641, April 15, 2013.

Total Atlanto-odontoid Joint Arthroplasty System: A Novel Motion Preservation Device for Atlantoaxial Instability After Odontoidectomy

Cai, Xuan; He, Xijing; Li, Haopeng; More

Spine . 38(8):E451-E457, April 15, 2013.


Occipital-C2 Transarticular Fixation for Occipitocervical Instability Associated With Occipitalization of the Atlas in Patients With Klippel-Feil Syndrome, Using Intraoperative...

Tian, Wei; Weng, Chong; Li, Qin; More

Spine . 38(8):642-649, April 15, 2013.

The Effect of Age on Cervical Sagittal Alignment: Normative Data on 100 Asymptomatic Subjects

Park, Moon Soo; Moon, Seong-Hwan; Lee, Hwan-Mo; More

Spine . 38(8):E458-E463, April 15, 2013.

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Lenke 1C and 5C Spinal Deformities Fused Selectively: 5-Year Outcomes of the Uninstrumented Compensatory Curves

Ilgenfritz, Ryan M.; Yaszay, Burt; Bastrom, Tracey P.; More

Spine . 38(8):650-658, April 15, 2013.

Intraoperative Skull-Femoral (Skeletal) Traction in Surgical Correction of Severe Scoliosis (>80°) in Adult Neglected Scoliosis

Kulkarni, Arvind G.; Shah, Sambhav P.

Spine . 38(8):659-664, April 15, 2013.

Next Generation of Growth-Sparing Techniques: Preliminary Clinical Results of a Magnetically Controlled Growing Rod in 14 Patients With Early-Onset Scoliosis

Akbarnia, Behrooz A.; Cheung, Kenneth; Noordeen, Hilali; More

Spine . 38(8):665-670, April 15, 2013.

Is Curve Direction Correlated With the Dominant Side of Tonsillar Ectopia and Side of Syrinx Deviation in Patients With Single Thoracic Scoliosis Secondary to Chiari Malformation...

Zhu, Zezhang; Wu, Tao; Sha, Shifu; More

Spine . 38(8):671-677, April 15, 2013.

Risk Factors for Complications Associated With Growing-Rod Surgery for Early-Onset Scoliosis

Watanabe, Kota; Uno, Koki; Suzuki, Teppei; More

Spine . 38(8):E464-E468, April 15, 2013.


Variation in Outcomes Across Centers After Surgery for Lumbar Stenosis and Degenerative Spondylolisthesis in the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial

Desai, Atman; Bekelis, Kimon; Ball, Perry A.; More

Spine . 38(8):678-691, April 15, 2013.

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Paulus Aegineta: Review of Spine-Related Chapters in “Epitomoe Medicoe Libri Septem”

Er, Uygur; Naderi, Sait

Spine . 38(8):692-695, April 15, 2013.


Changes in Bone Mineral Density in the Intertransverse Fusion Mass After Instrumented Single-Level Lumbar Fusion: A Prospective 1-Year Follow-up

Hagenmaier, Femke; Kok, Dennis; Hol, Annemiek; More

Spine . 38(8):696-702, April 15, 2013.

Blood Salvage Produces Higher Total Blood Product Costs in Single-Level Lumbar Spine Surgery

Canan, Chelsea E.; Myers, John A.; Owens, Roger Kirk; More

Spine . 38(8):703-708, April 15, 2013.

Prevalence of Intraoperative Tissue Bacterial Contamination in Posterior Pediatric Spinal Deformity Surgery

Nandyala, Sreeharsha V.; Schwend, Richard M.

Spine . 38(8):E482-E486, April 15, 2013.

Comparison of Teriparatide and Bisphosphonate Treatment to Reduce Pedicle Screw Loosening After Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery in Postmenopausal Women With Osteoporosis From a Bone...

Ohtori, Seiji; Inoue, Gen; Orita, Sumihisa; More

Spine . 38(8):E487-E492, April 15, 2013.

Responding to Neuromonitoring Changes in 3-Column Posterior Spinal Osteotomies for Rigid Pediatric Spinal Deformities

Jarvis, James G.; Strantzas, Samuel; Lipkus, Marc; More

Spine . 38(8):E493-E503, April 15, 2013.



Variations in the Iliolumbar Vein During the Anterior Approach for Spinal Procedures

Nalbandian, Matthew M.; Hoashi, Jane S.; Errico, Thomas J.

Spine . 38(8):E445-E450, April 15, 2013.


Diagnosis of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: An Updated Systematic Review of the Accuracy of Diagnostic Tests

de Schepper, Evelien I. T.; Overdevest, Gijsbert M.; Suri, Pradeep; More

Spine . 38(8):E469-E481, April 15, 2013.


A Novel Method of Cervical Pedicle Screw Placement From C3 to C5 and Its Clinical Applications

Liu, Jingchen; Li, Ye; Wu, Yuntao; More

Spine . 38(8):E504-E512, April 15, 2013.