April 1, 2009 - Volume 34 - Issue 7
pp: i-i,641-755,E240-E271,A15-A17
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Implant Complications, Fusion, Loss of Lordosis, and Outcome After Anterior Cervical Plating With Dynamic or Rigid Plates: Two-Year Results of a Multi-Centric, Randomized,...

Pitzen, Tobias R.; Chrobok, Jiri; Štulik, Jan; More

Spine . 34(7):641-646, April 1, 2009.


Gait Abnormalities and Inflammatory Cytokines in an Autologous Nucleus Pulposus Model of Radiculopathy

Shamji, Mohammed F.; Allen, Kyle D.; So, Stephen; More

Spine . 34(7):648-654, April 1, 2009.

Ultrastructural Analysis on Lumbar Disc Herniation Using Surgical Specimens: Role of Neovascularization and Macrophages in Hernias

Kobayashi, Shigeru; Meir, Adam; Kokubo, Yasuo; More

Spine . 34(7):655-662, April 1, 2009.

Mechanical Stimulation Alters Pleiotrophin and Aggrecan Expression by Human Intervertebral Disc Cells and Influences Their Capacity to Stimulate Endothelial Cell Migration

Neidlinger-Wilke, Cornelia; Liedert, Astrid; Wuertz, Karin; More

Spine . 34(7):663-669, April 1, 2009.


In Vivo Analysis of Atlantoaxial Motion in Individuals Immobilized With the Halo Thoracic Vest or Philadelphia Collar

Koller, Heiko; Zenner, Juliane; Hitzl, Wolfgang; More

Spine . 34(7):670-679, April 1, 2009.


Correlation of Radiostereometric Measured Cervical Range of Motion With Clinical Radiographic Findings After Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Park, Soo-An; Fayyazi, Amir H.; Ordway, Nathaniel R.; More

Spine . 34(7):680-686, April 1, 2009.

Comparison of the Flat Torso Versus the Elevated Torso Shoulder Pad Removal Techniques in a Cadaveric Cervical Spine Instability Model

Horodyski, MaryBeth; DiPaola, Christian P.; DiPaola, Matthew J.; More

Spine . 34(7):687-691, April 1, 2009.

Two-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy Versus One-Level Corpectomy in Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy

Oh, Min Chul; Zhang, Ho Yeol; Park, Jeong Yoon; More

Spine . 34(7):692-696, April 1, 2009.


Curve Progression in Idiopathic Scoliosis: Follow-up Study to Skeletal Maturity

Tan, Ken-Jin; Moe, Maung Maung; Vaithinathan, Rose; More

Spine . 34(7):697-700, April 1, 2009.


Magnetic Resonance Imaging Interpretation in Patients With Symptomatic Lumbar Spine Disc Herniations: Comparison of Clinician and Radiologist Readings

Lurie, Jon D.; Doman, David M.; Spratt, Kevin F.; More

Spine . 34(7):701-705, April 1, 2009.

Aging of the Cervical Spine in Healthy Volunteers: A 10-Year Longitudinal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study

Okada, Eijiro; Matsumoto, Morio; Ichihara, Daisuke; More

Spine . 34(7):706-712, April 1, 2009.

Spinal Tuberculosis: The Association Between Pedicle Involvement and Anterior Column Damage and Kyphotic Deformity

Yusof, Mohammad Imran; Hassan, Eskandar; Rahmat, Nasazli; More

Spine . 34(7):713-717, April 1, 2009.

Morphological Analysis in Patients With Sciatica: A Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study Using Three-Dimensional High-Resolution Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Neurography...

Zhang, Zhongwei; Song, Laijing; Meng, Quanfei; More

Spine . 34(7):E245-E250, April 1, 2009.


A Long Way to Go: Practice Patterns and Evidence in Chronic Low Back Pain Care

Carey, Timothy S.; Freburger, Janet K.; Holmes, George M.; More

Spine . 34(7):718-724, April 1, 2009.

Are Preoperative Health-Related Quality of Life Scores Predictive of Clinical Outcomes After Lumbar Fusion?

Carreon, Leah Y.; Glassman, Steven D.; Djurasovic, Mladen; More

Spine . 34(7):725-730, April 1, 2009.


Complications of Transforaminal Cervical Epidural Steroid Injections

Malhotra, Gautam; Abbasi, Arjang; Rhee, Michael

Spine . 34(7):731-739, April 1, 2009.


Mortality After Lumbar Fusion Surgery

Juratli, Sham Maghout; Mirza, Sohail K.; Fulton-Kehoe, Deborah; More

Spine . 34(7):740-747, April 1, 2009.




Chronic Liver Failure and Concomitant Distant Infections Are Associated With High Rates of Neurological Involvement in Pyogenic Spinal Infections

Urrutia, Julio; Bono, Christopher M.; Mery, Pablo; More

Spine . 34(7):E240-E244, April 1, 2009.


Intralaminar Screw Insertion of Thoracic Spine in Children With Severe Spinal Deformities: Two Case Reports

Lewis, Stephen J.; Canavese, Federico; Keetbaas, Shayne

Spine . 34(7):E251-E254, April 1, 2009.

Single Anterior Procedure for Stabilization of a Three-Part Fracture of the Axis (Odontoid Dens and Hangman Fracture): Case Report

Blondel, Benjamin; Metellus, Philippe; Fuentes, Stephane; More

Spine . 34(7):E255-E257, April 1, 2009.


Surgical Management in Spinal Sarcoidosis: Case Report

Brembilla, Carlo; Signorelli, Antonio; Lamartina, Claudio; More

Spine . 34(7):E258-E261, April 1, 2009.

Delayed Hyper-Reactivity to Metal Ions After Cervical Disc Arthroplasty: A Case Report and Literature Review

Cavanaugh, David A.; Nunley, Pierce D.; Kerr, Eubulus J. III; More

Spine . 34(7):E262-E265, April 1, 2009.

Metastatic Carcinoma Related Long Segment Thoracic Spinal Epidural Hematoma: A Case Report

Lin, Hung-Shih; Chen, Shiu-Jau

Spine . 34(7):E266-E268, April 1, 2009.

Spontaneous Drainage of an Asymptomatic Recurrent Hydatid Cyst of the Sacrum

Sasani, Mehdi; Ozer, Ali Fahir

Spine . 34(7):E269-E271, April 1, 2009.