Biomechanical comparison of the end plate design of three vertebral body replacement systems.

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Biomechanical comparison of the end plate design of three vertebral body replacement systems. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011 Sep;131(9):1253-9 Authors: Penzkofer R, Hofberger S, Spiegl U, Schilling C, Schultz R, Augat P, Gonschorek O Abstract INTRODUCTION: Compression fractures at the thoracolumbar junction are frequently treated by reconstruction with vertebral body replacement systems. Modern cage implants…