Minimally invasive lumbar interbody fusion via MAST Quadrant retractor versus open surgery: a prospective randomized clinical trial.

Wang, Hong-Li   •   Lu, Fei-Zhou   •   Jiang, Jian-Yuan   •   Ma, Xin   •   Xia, Xin-Lei   •   Wang, Li-Xun

published in: Chinese medical journal



endpoint

blood loss (undefined)
complications (undefined)
length of hospital stay (undefined)
ODI (undefined)
operative time (undefined)
VAS (back) (undefined)


basics

diagnosis:
disc prolaps
spinal stenosis
spondylolisthesis

localization:
lumbar → motion segment → L2/L3
lumbar → motion segment → L3/L4
lumbar → motion segment → L4/L5
lumbar → motion segment → L5/S1

method:
surgical therapy → TLIF minimally invasive
surgical therapy → TLIF open

publication details

pubmed
22340311
2011
Journal Article
randomized controlled trial
no
prospective
1b