Cage subsidence following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion occurs independent from bone mineral density and optimized cage design

C. Brenke, S. Kindling, K. Schmieder & M. Barth
Objective: Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) followed by cage implantation represents the standard therapy for degenerative cervical disc disease and/or the treatment of cervical stenosis. However, primary anterior cage subsidence occurs frequently and may be responsible for recurrent[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]