Pedicle screw insertion strategies: an replace and assessment of the literature.
Musculoskelet Surg. 2016 Dec;100(three):165-169
Authors: Perna F, Borghi R, Pilla F, Stefanini N, Mazzotti A, Chehrassan M
Pedicle screw assemble have turn into one of the crucial practiced process in spinal surgical procedure. Regardless of generally used, questions stay about their security particularly for the thoracic backbone and in deformity the place issue in positioning can result in pedicle breach and adjoining constructions damage. Misplacement charges have been reported to be from 5 to 41% within the lumbar backbone and from three to 55% within the thoracic backbone. Therefore, varied procedures have been described so as to enhance pedicle screw insertion accuracy. Intention of this examine is to judge present ideas on pedicle screws placement strategies to raised perceive latest angle and make clear some doubts when deciding on probably the most correct methodology.
PMID: 27866324 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]