Biomechanical comparison of a two-level Maverick disc replacement with a hybrid one-level disc replacement and one-level anterior lumbar interbody fusion.

Erkan, Serkan   •   Rivera, Yamil   •   Wu, Chunhui   •   Mehbod, Amir A   •   Transfeldt, Ensor E

published in: The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society



endpoint

biomechanic measuring (undefined)
implant testing (undefined)
range of motion (undefined)


basics

diagnosis:
intact status

localization:
lumbar → motion segment → L5/S1

method:
biomechanics → spine simulator with cadaver
biomechanics → total disc replacement (TDR)
biomechanics → measurements without intervention

publication details

10.1016/j.spinee.2009.04.014
pubmed
19477692
2009
biomechanical study
no
none
2a