Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2021 Aug 13. Epub 2021 Aug 13.
Division of Neurosurgery, Ascension Providence Hospital, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, Southfield, MI Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI Division of Neurosurgery, Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Warren, MI Department of Neurosurgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
Study Design: Retrospective analysis of prospectively collected registry data using multivariable analyses of imputed data.
Objective: We sought to demonstrate that age would not be associated with complications in patients undergoing anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF).
Summary Of Background Data: Elderly patients (≥70 yrs) undergoing ACDF are considered a higher risk for complications. Read More