Misaligned spinal rods can induce high internal forces consistent with those observed to cause screw pullout and disc degeneration

Arjan C Y Loenen, David C Noriega, Carlos Ruiz Wills, Jérôme Noailly, Pierce D Nunley, Rainer Kirchner, Keita Ito, Bert van Rietbergen*

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4 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)528-537
Number of pages10
JournalThe Spine Journal
Volume21
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2021

Keywords

  • Finite element analysis
  • Pedicle screw
  • Rod contouring
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spine biomechanics
  • REDUCTION
  • PEDICLE SCREWS
  • LUMBAR

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