Category: Spine, TechniqueSurgical Treatment of Metastatic Cervical Spine DiseaseAdams, Mark M.D.; Sonntag, Volker K. H. M.D.Author Information Dr. Adams is a Spine Fellow and Dr. Sonntag is Director, Residency Program and Chairman, BNI Spine Section, Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, 350 W. Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013. Dr. Sonntag has disclosed that he is a consultant to Sofamar/Danek, Spinal Concepts, and Vertebrolink, and has a significant financial or material interest in Johnson & Johnson. Dr. Adams has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Editor: Ali F. Krisht, M.D.* University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Production Assistant: Ronalda Williams Editorial Board: Ossama Al-Mefty, M.D. Evandro De Oliveira, M.D. Curtis A. Dickman, M.D. Rudolph Fahlbusch, M.D. John Fox, M.D. Allan Friedman, M.D. Douglas Kondziolka, M.D. Mark Linskey, M.D. Tom Origitano, M.D. Glenn Pait, M.D. Kalmon Post, M.D. Chandra Sen, M.D. Robert Solomon, M.D. Martin Weiss, M.D. Gazi Yasargil, M.D. * Dr. Krisht has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Contemporary Neurosurgery: March 15th, 2001 - Volume 23 - Issue 5 - p 1-5 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the participant should be able to: Identify the epidemiology and pathogenesis of metastatic cervical spine disease. Select nonoperative management of patients with metastatic cervical spine disease. Describe the indications and treatment of upper and lower metastatic cervical spine disease. © 2001 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.