Paradigm changes in spine surgery-evolution of minimally invasive techniques.

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Related Articles Paradigm changes in spine surgery-evolution of minimally invasive techniques. Nat Rev Neurol. 2012 Jun 19; Authors: Smith ZA, Fessler RG Abstract Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) techniques were developed to address morbidities associated with open spinal surgery approaches. MISS was initially applied for indications such as the microendoscopic decompression of stenosis (MEDS)-an operation…