Preliminary experience with lumbar facet distraction and fixation as treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis

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Grasso, Giovanni ; Landi, Alessandro (2017)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: Journal of Craniovertebral Junction & Spine, volume 8, issue 3, pages 193-198 (issn: 0974-8237, eissn: 0976-9285)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/jcvjs.JCVJS_56_17, pmc: PMC5634105
  • Subject: Facet wedge | Original Article | spinal stenosis | Diseases of the musculoskeletal system | RC925-935 | neurogenic intermittent claudication

Objectives: To assess the properties of facet fixation with the Facet Wedge system in patients affected by lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS). Summary of Background Data: Implant of intra-articular spacers is an emerging technique for lumbar degenerative disease. Method... View more
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