Recent Trends in the Use of Bank Bone in Spinal Surgery: Replies to Questionnaires from the United States

  • Masaaki Kakiuchi
  • Keiro Ono


To understand the recent trends in the use of allograft in spinal surgery, we sent questionnaires to spine surgeons throughout the world. We present here the results from the questionnaires we sent to the United States, where allograft is easily obtained from qualified bone banks and there is more experience in its use.


Spinal Surgery Spine Fusion Interbody Fusion Spine Surgeon Lumbar Fusion 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Masaaki Kakiuchi
    • 1
  • Keiro Ono
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryOsaka Police HospitalTennoji-ku, OsakaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryOsaka University Medical SchoolFukushima-ku, OsakaJapan

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