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Posterior spinal fusion from T2 to the sacrum for the management of major deformities in patients with Parkinson disease: a retrospective review with analysis of complications.

Authors
  • Bourghli, Anouar
  • Guérin, Patrick
  • Vital, Jean-Marc
  • Aurouer, Nicolas
  • Luc, Stéphane
  • Gille, Olivier
  • Pointillart, Vincent
  • Obeid, Ibrahim
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of spinal disorders & techniques
Publication Date
May 01, 2012
Volume
25
Issue
3
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1097/BSD.0b013e3182496670
PMID: 22460399
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This is the first reported series of PD patients undergoing posterior spinal fusion from T2 to the sacrum for major deformities. This study indicates that good correction of sagittal and frontal balance enables good clinical and radiologic results that remain stable over time even when complications occur.

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