Proximal junctional acute collapse cranial to multi-level lumbar fusion: a cost analysis of prophylactic vertebral augmentation.

TitleProximal junctional acute collapse cranial to multi-level lumbar fusion: a cost analysis of prophylactic vertebral augmentation.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1969
JournalThe spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society
Volume8
Issue6
Pagination875-81
Date Published1969
ISSN1529-9430
Abstract

Limited data are available regarding incidence of proximal junctional acute collapse after multilevel lumbar spine fusion. There are no data regarding the cost of prophylactic vertebral augmentation adjacent to long lumbar fusions compared with the costs of performing revision fusion surgery for patients suffering with this complication.

URLhttp://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1529-9430(08)00045-4
DOI10.1016/j.spinee.2008.01.015
Short TitleSpine J
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