Intraoperative findings and early post-op results of surgical treatment of thoracic spine diseases: mini-thoracotomy versus endoscopic approaches

M. Geiger, M. Banat, M. Podlogar, I. Peters & R.A. Kristof
Objective: The aim of the study was to review the intraoperative findings and early post-op results of mini-thoracotomy versus endoscopic surgery of patients with non-neoplastic thoracic spine diseases. Methods: Between 1999 and 2009, 131 patients with non-neoplastic (injury, spondylodiscitis and[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]