Multisegmental fusion in cervical degenerative disc disease – with or without plate fixation?

U. Kramer, J. Stein & D. Moskopp
Objective: Multilevel anterior fusions in cases of degenerative disc disease are normally carried out with an additional plate fixation. We examined if kyphosis develops after surgery without plate fixation. The other question was if the fusion of all vertebral bodies is sufficient after surgery without[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]