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Anterior-Only Stabilization Using Plating With Bone Structural Autograft Versus Titanium Mesh Cages for Two- or Three-Column Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures: A Prospective Randomized Study: Erratum

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In the article that appeared on page 1429 in the June 15, 2009 issue of Spine, there is an error. In third paragraph on page 1433, the statement “they found in a comparative study that correction loss of 5° or more and instrumentation failure was more often in the patients treated with combined anterior and posterior instrumented fusion than with posterior-only surgery but the kyphosis angle at the final follow-up and the clinical outcome was not significantly different between the 2 treatment groups” should be replaced by “they found in a comparative study that correction loss of 5° or more and instrumentation failure was more often in the patients treated with posterior-only surgery than with combined anterior and posterior instrumented fusion but the kyphosis angle at the final follow-up and the clinical outcome was not significantly different between the 2 treatment groups.”

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Reference

1.Dai L-Y, Jiang L-S, Jiang S-D. Anterior-only stabilization using plating with bone structural autograft versus titanium mesh cages for two- or three-column thoracolumbar burst fractures: a prospective randomized study. Spine 2009;34:1429–35.

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