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Volume:9 Issue:11 Number:27 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #12601
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Comparing Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion and Total Disc Replacement for Cervical Degeneration

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OrthoEvidence. Comparing Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion and Total Disc Replacement for Cervical Degeneration. ACE Report. 2020;9(11):27. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/12601

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Efficacy and Safety of Total Disc Replacement compared with Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion in the Treatment of Cervical Disease: A Meta-analysis.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2020 Oct 15;45(20):1419-1425

Contributing Authors: S Cai Y Tian J Zhang J Hu F Chen

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Fifteen randomized controlled trials with a total of 2677 cervical degenerative disease patients were included in this meta-analysis comparing anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF; n=1237) or total disc replacement (TDR; n=1440). The primary outcomes of interest included the overall success rate and the incidence of adverse events. Other outcomes of interest included the neck disability i...

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