Spine surgeon's kinematics during discectomy according to operating table height and the methods to visualize the surgical field.
Department of Neurosurgery, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Spine and Spinal Cord Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 211, Eonju-ro Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-720, South Korea.
- Published Article
European Spine Journal
- Publication Date
Dec 01, 2012
This study suggests that loupe use and a table height midpoint between the umbilicus and sternum are optimal for reducing surgeon musculoskeletal fatigue.
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