Surgical treatment for spondylolisthesis is superior compared to non-operative care
Vol: 2| Issue: 4| Number:89| ISSN#: 2564-2537
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A
Surgical Compared with Nonoperative Treatment for Lumbar Degenerative SpondylolisthesisJ Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Jun;91(6):1295-304.
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607 patients with spondylolisthesis were separated into two cohorts. The first cohort was a randomized cohort, where patients were randomized to either operative or non-operative care. The second cohort was comprised of patients unwilling to undergo randomization. These patients chose to either undergo operative or non-operative care. Adherence to the treatment groups in both cohorts was low, with...
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