Intraoperative findings and early postoperative results after surgical treatment of thoracic spine injury: mini-thoracotomy versus endoscopic approaches

M. Geiger, M. Banat, M. Podlogar, I. Peters & R.A. Kristof
Objective: We analysed the intraoperative results and early postoperative outcome of patients operated on thoracic spine injury, comparing mini-thoracotomies with endoscopic approaches. Methods: The data of 85 successive patients with thoracic spine injuries treated by endoscopic or open approach[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]