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Volume:6 Issue:3 Number:18 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9193
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Thoracic pedicle screw fixation using computer-guided vs. fluoroscopy-guided navigation

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OrthoEvidence. Thoracic pedicle screw fixation using computer-guided vs. fluoroscopy-guided navigation. ACE Report. 2017;6(3):18. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/9193

Study Type:Meta analysis
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Computer navigation versus fluoroscopy-guided navigation for thoracic pedicle screw placement: a meta-analysis

Neurosurg Rev. 2016 Jul;39(3):385-91

Contributing Authors: XT Meng XF Guan HL Zhang SS He

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14 studies with a total of 1723 patients were included in this meta-analysis to evaluate the clinical efficacy of thoracic pedicle screw placement between intraoperative computer navigation and fluoroscopy-guided navigation in thoracic spine surgery. Pooled outcomes included the malposition rate, operative time, complication rate, pedicle insertion time, and intraoperative blood loss. Findings ind...

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