Loading...
Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Volume:7 Issue:8 Number:28 ISSN#:2563-5476
RCT
ACE Report #11971
Ace Report Cover Spine

Similar outcomes with open and minimally invasive pedicle screw fixation for thoracolumbar fractures


Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Comparison of clinical results between novel percutaneous pedicle screw and traditional open pedicle screw fixation for thoracolumbar fractures without neurological deficit

Int Orthop. 2019 Jul;43(7):1749-1754.

Contributing Authors: M Yang Q Zhao D Hao Z Chang S Liu X Yin

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here

Synopsis

60 patients with thoracolumbar spinal fractures were randomized to receive pedicle screw fixation via either a minimally invasive or open fixation technique. Outcomes of interest included operative time, radiation time, length of stay, blood loss, the anterior height ratio of the fractured vertebral, Cobb angle, and back pain on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS). Final follow up was performed at a mean ...

To view the full report, start your 30-day free trial today

No credit card required

JOIN Forgot Password?

Not sure if you want to join OrthoEvidence?

Access this report without an Account.

Success, an email containing a link to access this report has been sent to your inbox.

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.

LEARN MORE

Please Login or Join to leave comments.