Open and minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: comparison of intermediate results and complications.

Hey, Hwee Weng Dennis   •   Hee, Hwan Tak

published in: Asian spine journal



endpoint

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


basics

diagnosis:
disc prolaps
spinal stenosis
spondylolisthesis
degenerative disc disease

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

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

publication details

10.4184/asj.2015.9.2.185
pubmed
25901228
2015
Journal Article
clinical trial
no
prospective
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