Midterm outcome after a microsurgical unilateral approach for bilateral decompression of lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis Clinical article


Musluman A. M. , Cansever T., Yilmaz A., Cavusoglu H., Yuce İ., Aydin Y.

JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE, vol.16, no.1, pp.68-76, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3171/2011.7.spine11222
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.68-76
  • Keywords: degenerative spondylolisthesis, clinical outcome, unilateral approach, SPINAL-FUSION SURGERY, CANAL STENOSIS, LAMINECTOMY, MICRODECOMPRESSION, INSTABILITY

Abstract

Object. The aim of this study was to evaluate the results and effectiveness of bilateral decompression via a unilateral approach in the treatment of lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis (DS).