Postoperative CSF fistulas after spinal procedures - risk factors and clinical implications: 12-month interim results of a multicenter quality-control study

Sebastian Spuck, Günther Kundt, Clemens Weber, Volker Tronnier & Jürgen Piek
Objective: The occurrence of a postoperative CSF fistula after spinal surgery is a serious event often resulting in additional medical and surgical interventions, prolonged hospital stay, and increased costs. The current study was designed to evaluate possible risk-factors and the clinical impact of[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]