Minimal invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion.

Kulkarni, Arvind G   •   Bohra, Hussain   •   Dhruv, Abhilash   •   Sarraf, Abhishek   •   Bassi, Anupreet   •   Patil, Vishwanath M

published in: Indian journal of orthopaedics



endpoint

complications (undefined)
fusion rate (undefined)
length of hospital stay (undefined)
ODI (undefined)
operative time (undefined)
VAS (back) (undefined)
VAS (leg) (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

10.4103/0019-5413.189607
pubmed
27746487
2016
Journal Article
unrandomized controlled trial
no
prospective
1c