Flexibility, cage loading and sagittal alignment in a defect model of the cervicothoracic junction

T. Pitzen, J. Drumm, B.A. Sharef, T. Welk & C. Schilling
Objective: Surgical treatment of defects within the cervicothoracic junction (CTJ) is often complicated by implant failure. The objective of the study was to analyse, how different implants influence flexibility, cage loading, and sagittal alignment within CTJ. This was done within an isolated anterior[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]