Can Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion Create Lordosis from a Posterior Strategy?
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2018 Jul;29(Three):453-459
Authors: Anand N, Kong C
The transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) is a well-established Three-column fusion method that can be utilized to handle lumbar stenosis, instability, and deformity. Having been in use for greater than 20 years, it has advanced into many alternative renditions. This contains protocols utilizing minimally invasive surgical procedure (MIS) approaches. To keep away from the event of flatback syndrome, it can be crucial TLIF procedural method is able to reproducibly restoring lordosis. This text describes considered one of many MIS TLIF protocols and presents a few of its beforehand printed outcomes.
PMID: 29933812 [PubMed – in process]