2013
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2013.835369 View full text |Buy / Rent full text
|
|

Abstract: BACKGROUND CONTEXT. Proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK) following surgical treatment of lumbar degenerative kyphosis (LDK) is one of the critical complications leading to the failure of instrumentation and additional extensive surgery. However, most previous studies have focused on idiopathic scoliosis resulting from variable surgical techniques. LDK usually differ from other scoliotic deformities in terms of patient characteristics and disease mechanisms. PURPOSE. Identification of the prevalence of PJK after … Show more

Help me understand this report

Search citation statements

Order By: Relevance
0
0
0
0
0
1
14
0

Publication Types

Select...

Relationship

0
0

Authors

Journals