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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

Fall-related Deterioration of Subjective Symptoms in Patients with Cervical Myelopathy.

Kimura, Atsushi; Seichi, Atsushi; Takeshita, Katsushi; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: July 19, 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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Predictors of Blood Transfusion in Posterior Lumbar Spinal Fusion: A Canadian Spine Outcome and Research Network (CSORN) Study.

Morcos, Mina W.; Jiang, Fan; McIntosh, Greg; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: February 9, 2017

En bloc resection versus intralesional surgery in the treatment of giant cell tumor of the spine.

Charest-Morin, Raphaële; Fisher, Charles G.; Varga, Peter P.; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: January 31, 2017

Clinical and Radiographical Differences Between Thoracic Idiopathic Spinal Cord Herniation and Spinal Arachnoid Cyst.

Nakashima, Hiroaki; Imagama, Shiro; Yagi, Hideki; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: December 6, 2016

Multimodal Analgesia versus Intravenous Patient-controlled Analgesia For Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion Procedures.

Singh, Kern; Bohl, Daniel D.; Ahn, Junyoung; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: November 22, 2016

A Comparative Study of Surgical Treatment and Non-surgical follow-up for Thoracic Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: Radiological and Clinical Evaluation.

Ando, Kei; Imagama, Shiro; Kobayashi, Kazuyoshi; More

Spine ., Post Acceptance: July 7, 2016