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Low-Grade Infection and Implant Failure Following Spinal Instrumentation: A Prospective Comparative Study

Published inNeurosurgery, vol. 87, no. 5, p. 964-970
Publication date2020
Abstract

Spinal instrumentation can be associated with complications, including implant loosening. Hitherto, implant loosening has mainly been attributed to mechanical overload.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Prospective Studies
  • Prostheses and Implants/adverse effects
  • Prosthesis Failure/etiology
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections/complications/epidemiology
  • Reoperation
  • Spinal Fusion/adverse effects
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SHIBAN, Ehab et al. Low-Grade Infection and Implant Failure Following Spinal Instrumentation: A Prospective Comparative Study. In: Neurosurgery, 2020, vol. 87, n° 5, p. 964–970. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa133
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