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Principal radiographic characteristics for cervical spinal deformity: A health-related quality of life analysis.

Bao, Hongda; Varghese, Jeffrey; Lafage, Renaud; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: March 8, 2017

Characteristics of Residual Symptoms following Laminoplasty in Diabetic Patients with Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Machino, Masaaki; Imagama, Shiro; Ando, Kei; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: October 25, 2016

Predictive Model for Cervical Alignment and Malalignment Following Surgical Correction of Adult Spinal Deformity.

Passias, Peter G.; Oh, Cheongeun; Jalai, Cyrus M.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: April 19, 2016

Do Caucasians and East Asians have Different Outcomes Following Surgery for the Treatment of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy? Results from the Prospective Multicenter AOSpine...

Nagoshi, Narihito; Tetreault, Lindsay A.; Nakashima, Hiroaki; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: March 10, 2016

Reduced Field-of-View Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Spinal Cord Shows Motor Dysfunction of the Lower Extremities in Patients with Cervical Compression Myelopathy.

Maki, Satoshi; Koda, Masao; Ota, Mitsutoshi; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: August 13, 2015


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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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Influence of Paravertebral Muscle Quality on Treatment Efficacy of Epidural Steroid Infiltration or Surgical Decompression in Lumbar Spinal Stenosis - Analysis of the Lumbar Spinal...

Betz, Michael; Burgstaller, Jakob M.; Held, Ulrike; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: May 25, 2017

Predictors of Hospital Re-admission and Surgical Site Infection in the United States, Denmark and Japan: Is Risk Stratification a Universal Language?.

Glassman, Steven; Carreon, Leah Y.; Andersen, Mikkel; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: January 31, 2017

Measurement Properties of the Brazilian-Portuguese Version of the Lumbar Spine Instability Questionnaire.

Araujo, Amanda Costa; Costa, Lucíola da Cunha Menezes; Oliveira, Crystian Bittencourt; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: November 15, 2016


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