Radiographic evaluation of cervical spine segment settling characteristics in the presence of an anterior dynamic cervical plate

Tobias Pitzen & Jörg Drumm
Objective: Dynamic cervical spine plates for anterior stabilisation have been successfully introduced into spinal surgery. There is evidence, that rate of implant complications is lower and speed of fusion is higher, however, loss of correction being more pronounced when compared to rigid plates. Detailed[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]