Morphometric evaluation of subaxial cervical vertebrae for surgical application of transpedicular screw fixation


BOZBUGA M., OZTURK A. , ARI Z. , SAHINOGLU K., Bayraktar B. , CECEN A.

SPINE, vol.29, no.17, pp.1876-1880, 2004 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 17
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.brs.0000137065.62516.01
  • Journal Name: SPINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1876-1880
  • Keywords: cervical spine, morphometric analysis, pedicle screw fixation, surgical anatomy, PEDICLE, SPINE, PROJECTION, MIDDLE, AXIS

Abstract

Study Design. A morphometric evaluation of pedicle projections in 29 cervical spinal columns (C3-C7) for three-dimensional surgical anatomy for safe surgery was proposed.