Posterior foraminotomy in patients with single and double level cervical radiculopathy – reminder of a somehow underestimated technique also in neurosurgical practice

Hans-Holger Capelle, Selcuk Babacan, Sergej Henne, Thomas Riegel & Volker Urban
Objective: To evaluate in a retrospective study the effectiveness of posterior foraminotomy in means of long-term outcome in patients with single and double level cervical radiculopathy over a period of 7 years in a neurosurgical practice. Method: Over a period of seven years 147 patients (75 m/72[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]