Impact of early unanticipated revision surgery on health-related quality of life after adult spinal deformity surgery


Nunez-Pereira S., Vila-Casademunt A., Domingo-Sabat M., Bago J., Acaroglu E. R., Alanay A., ...More

Spine Journal, vol.18, no.6, pp.926-934, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.09.017
  • Journal Name: Spine Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.926-934
  • Keywords: Adult spine deformity, MCID, Outcome, Reoperation, Revision surgery, 2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP, CLINICALLY IMPORTANT DIFFERENCE, NONOPERATIVE TREATMENT, SCOLIOSIS SURGERY, PRIMARY FUSION, BACK-PAIN, COMPLICATIONS, MULTICENTER, REOPERATION, OUTCOMES
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Revision surgery represents a major event for patients undergoing adult spinal deformity (ASD) surgery. Previous reports suggest that ASD surgery has minimal or no impact on health-related-quality of life (HRQOL) outcomes.