Long-term effect of early mobilization without orthosis after thoracolumbar burst fracture
Treatment of thoracolumbar burst fractures: extended follow-up of a randomized clinical trial comparing orthosis versus no orthosisJ Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Jul;27(1):42-47
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36 patients with an isolated AO type A3 burst fracture from T10-L3 with no neurological deficit who had been a part of an original randomized controlled trial were included in this study as part of a long-term follow-up. The original trial evaluated the use of an adjustable thoracolumbosacral orthosis (TLSO) in combination with physiotherapy to early ambulation (physiotherapy) without an orthosis....
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