PEEK is superior to titanium cage in treating multilevel cervical spondylotic myelopathy
Comparison of titanium and polyetheretherketone (PEEK) cages in the surgical treatment of multilevel cervical spondylotic myelopathy: a prospective, randomized, control study with over 7-year follow-upEur Spine J. 2013 Jul;22(7):1539-46. doi: 10.1007/s00586-013-2772-y. Epub 2013 Apr 9
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Eighty patients with 3-level cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM) underwent anterior cervical discectomy with either titanium or polyetheretherketone (PEEK) cages to compare the long term clinical and radiological outcomes of both cages. At an average follow up of 99.7 months, the PEEK group had excellent and good clinical outcomes with better Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA) scores and Nec...
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