Loading...
Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Meta-analysis
ACE Report #10369
Ace Report Cover Spine

Accuracy and radiation time not altered with robot-assisted versus freehand pedicle screw insertion


Study Type:Meta-analysis/Systematic Review
OE Level Evidence:3
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Robot-assisted vs freehand pedicle screw fixation in spine surgery - a systematic review and a meta-analysis of comparative studies

Int J Med Robot. 2018 Jun;14(3):e1892

Contributing Authors: X Chen G Qiu L Yu H Peng W Qian A Margalit

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here

Synopsis

Nine studies were included in this meta-analysis comparing robot-assisted and freehand pedicle screw placement in spine surgery. The main outcome was the rate of accurate pedicle screw placement, which did not significantly differ between RA and FH groups. Additionally, the rate of major complications did not significantly differ between groups. Operative time was significantly longer among RA gro...

To view the full report, start your 30-day free trial today

No credit card required

JOIN Forgot Password?

Not sure if you want to join OrthoEvidence?

Access this report without an Account.

Success, an email containing a link to access this report has been sent to your inbox.

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.

LEARN MORE

Please Login or Join to leave comments.