J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2022 May 3. Epub 2022 May 3.
From the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California-San Francisco (UCSF) (Stroud, Geiger, Wustrack, and Theologis), the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF (Lichtensztajn, and Cheng), and the Department of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, UCSF, San Francisco, CA (Goldsby).
Introduction: Malignancies of the mobile spine carry high morbidity and mortality. This study sought to examine factors associated with receipt of "standard" treatment and survival for patients with primary mobile spine tumors in the California Cancer Registry (CCR).
Methods: The CCR (1988 to 2016) data were obtained for patients with primary tumors of the mobile spine and at least 1-year follow-up. Read More