Comparison of the prevalence of cervical facet joint-related pain between artificial disc operations and anterior cervical fusion

S. Klessinger
Objective: Cervical zygapophyseal joints are clinically important pain generators in a significant number of patients with chronic persistent neck pain after anterior cervical spine surgery. The present retrospective study was designed to compare the prevalence of cervical facet joint pain associated[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]