Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2021 Sep 14. Epub 2021 Sep 14.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, the Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, PR China Orthopedics Research Institute of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, PR China Cancer Institute (Key Laboratory of Cancer Prevention and Intervention, China National Ministry of Education), The Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, P.R. China.
Study Design: Retrospective Cohort Study.
Objectives: This study compared the function and radiographical outcomes of the patients who underwent C2 dome-like expansive laminoplasty to those C2 expansive open-door laminoplasty for the treatment of OPLL with C2 involved.
Summary Of Background Data: There are few comparative studies of these two surgical methods. Read More