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Spine Surgery pp 289-297 | Cite as

Anterior Surgical Management of Thoracic and Lumbar Fractures

  • Jens CasteinEmail author
  • Frank Kandziora
Chapter

Abstract

The posterior stabilisation is the Gold Standard in the operative treatment of spinal fractures. We want to focus on the question which cases might benefit from an additional anterior stabilisation.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Zentrum für Wirbelsäulenchirurgie und Neurotraumatologie, Berufsgenossenschaftliche Unfallklinik Frankfurt am MainFrankfurt am MainGermany

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