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Utility of Intraoperative Monitoring in the Resection of Spinal Cord Tumors: An Analysis by Tumor Location and Anatomical Region.

Lakomkin, Nikita; Mistry, Akshitkumar M.; Zuckerman, Scott L.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: June 27, 2017

Prevalence and predictors of pressure injuries from spine surgery in the prone position-Do body morphological changes during deformity correction increase the risks?.

Lin, Shuxun; Dennis Hey, Hwee Weng; Chun LAU, Eugene Tze; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: March 31, 2017

Predictors of Outcome in Conservative and Minimally Invasive Surgical Management of Pain Originating from the Sacroiliac Joint: A Pooled Analysis.

Dengler, Julius; Duhon, Bradley; Whang, Peter; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: March 27, 2017

Pedicled Vascularized Clavicular Graft for Anterior Cervical Arthrodesis: Cadaveric Feasibility Study, Technique Description, and Case Report.

Bohl, Michael A.; Mooney, Michael A.; Catapano, Joshua S.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: March 14, 2017

Decompression Surgery Alone Versus Decompression Plus Fusion in Symptomatic Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: A Swiss Prospective Multi-center Cohort Study with 3 Years of Follow-up.

Ulrich, Nils H.; Burgstaller, Jakob M.; Pichierri, Giuseppe; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: January 13, 2017

Of 20,376 Lumbar Discectomies, 2.6% of Patients Readmitted within 30 Days: Surgical Site Infection, Pain, and Thromboembolic Events are the Most Common Reasons for Readmission.

Webb, Matthew L.; Nelson, Stephen J.; Save, Ameya; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: December 6, 2016

Intrawound Vancomycin Decreases the Risk of Surgical Site Infection after Posterior Spine Surgery-A Multicenter Analysis.

Devin, Clinton J.; Chotai, Silky; McGirt, Matthew J.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: December 10, 2015


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Suppression of Sympathetic Nerve Sprouting by Local Administration of an [alpha]-antagonist Around the Dorsal Root Ganglion in a Lumbar Radiculopathy Model.

Ogon, Izaya; Takebayashi, Tsuneo; Miyakawa, Tsuyoshi; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: July 18, 2017

Effect of Freeze-Dried Allograft Bone with Human Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor Containing a Collagen-Binding Domain from Clostridium Histolyticum Collagenase on Bone Formation...

Inoue, Gen; Uchida, Kentaro; Matsushita, Osamu; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: January 16, 2017

Vertebral Compression Exacerbates Osteoporotic Pain in an Ovariectomy-Induced Osteoporosis Rat Model.

Suzuki, Miyako; Orita, Sumihisa; Miyagi, Masayuki; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: September 10, 2013


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Pedicle Screw Loosening after Posterior Spinal Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis in Upper and Lower Instrumented Vertebrae Having Major Perforation.

Uehara, Masashi; Takahashi, Jun; Ikegami, Shota; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: June 27, 2017

Proximal Junctional Kyphosis: Inter- and Intra-observer Reliability of Radiographic Measurements in Adult Spinal Deformity.

Rastegar, Farbod; Contag, Alec; Daniels, Alan; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: June 6, 2017

Intrathecal Morphine and Oral Analgesics Provide Safe and Effective Pain Control after Posterior Spinal Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.

Li, Ying; Hong, Rebecca A.; Robbins, Christopher B.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: May 23, 2017

After Posterior Fusions for Adult Spinal Deformity, Operative Time is More Predictive of Perioperative Morbidity, Rather Than Surgical Invasiveness: A Need for Speed?.

Samuel, Andre M.; Fu, Michael C.; Anandasivam, Nidharshan S.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: May 22, 2017