Circumferential reconstructive spinal surgery through a single posterior approach for tumors and fractures of the thoracic spine

J. Baldauf, S. Fleck, D.-T. Pillich, H.W.S. Schroeder & J.-U. Müller
Objective: The goal of surgery in patients with either spinal tumors and metastasis or unstable compression fractures is local cure, decompression of the spinal cord and stabilization of the spine. Therefore, a combination of different approaches can be used. For that reason we present our prospectively[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]