Provides a comprehensive survey of the problems of the cervical spine. Experts in the field have contributed to this text on the management of the many problems generated by diseases and trauma to the cervical spine.... is the use of a hook and clamp system developed by Tucker in 1963 and named for Halifax, Nova Scotia where it was developed.a Although the absence of sublaminar wires and, as originally recommended, of bone graft initially made this technique appealing, ... 50% cervical rotation that occurs at the ClaC2 level, it is a very demanding technique, requiring meticulous set-up and biplanar fluoroscopy.
|Title||:||Surgery of the Cervical Spine|
|Author||:||Howard S An, J Michael Simpson|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1994-01-01|