Adult Spinal Deformity Over 70 Years of Age: A 2-Year Follow-Up Study


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Karabulut C., Ayhan S., YÜKSEL S., Nabiyev V., Vila-Casademunt A., Pellise F., ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPINE SURGERY, cilt.13, sa.4, ss.336-344, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 13 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.14444/6046
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPINE SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.336-344

Özet

Background: Treatment of adult spinal deformity (ASD) in elderly patients remains controversial. The aim of this study was to identify the factors leading to the surgical treatment by comparing the baseline characteristics of operative versus nonoperative patients, to evaluate the safety and efficacy of surgery, and to compare operative and nonoperative management of elderly ASD patients at the end of the 2-year follow-up period.