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Original Study

Transdural lumbar disc herniation: experiences often ten cases with review of literature
Ayman Elsayed Galhom, Mohamed Elhadi
A less invasive treatment by a full-endoscopic spine surgery for adjacent segment disease after lumbar interbody fusion
Hiroki Iwai, Yasushi Oshima, Tomoaki Kitagawa, Hirokazu Inoue, Yuichi Takano, Hirohiko Inanami, Hisashi Koga
Full endoscopic cervical spine surgery
Jian Shen, Albert E. Telfeian, Elias Shaaya, Adetokunbo Oyelese, Jared Fridley, Ziya L. Gokaslan
Endoscopic surgical treatment for symptomatic spinal metastases in long-term cancer survivors
Albert E. Telfeian, Adetokunbo Oyelese, Jared Fridley, Cody Doberstein, Ziya L. Gokaslan
Transforaminal endoscopic thoracic discectomy with foraminoplasty for the treatment of thoracic disc herniation
Junseok Bae, Sourabh Chachan, Sang-Ha Shin, Sang-Ho Lee
A novel anterior decompression technique for kyphosis line (K-line) ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL): vertebral body sliding osteotomy
Dong-Ho Lee, Sehan Park, Chul Gie Hong
Cervical disc arthroplasty versus anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: a meta-analysis of rates of adjacent-level surgery to 7-year follow-up
Jetan H. Badhiwala, Andrew Platt, Christopher D. Witiw, Vincent C. Traynelis
Authorship and study characteristic trends in spine publications from years 2004 to 2017
Madison Goss, Sarah McNutt, Jesse Bible
Degree of satisfaction following full-endoscopic cervical foraminotomy
Juichi Tonosu, Yasushi Oshima, Yuichi Takano, Hirohiko Inanami, Hiroki Iwai, Hisashi Koga
Clinical outcomes for lumbar fusion using silicon nitride versus other biomaterials
Graham C. Calvert, George VanBuren Huffmon III, William M. Rambo Jr, Micah W. Smith, Bryan J. McEntire, B. Sonny Bal
Full endoscopic unilateral laminotomy for bilateral decompression of the cervical spine: surgical technique and early experience
Daniel A. Carr, Isaac Josh Abecassis, Christoph P. Hofstetter
Multilevel cervical arthroplasty—clinical and radiological outcomes
Rui Reinas, Djamel Kitumba, Leopoldina Pereira, António M. Baptista, Óscar L. Alves

Case Report

Full-endoscopic spine surgery for radiculopathy after osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: a case report
Giby Abraham Cherry Philips, Yasushi Oshima, Hirokazu Inoue, Tomoaki Kitagawa, Hiroki Iwai, Yuichi Takano, Hirohiko Inanami, Hisashi Koga

Review Article

Micro-anatomical structures of the lumbar intervertebral foramen for full-endoscopic spine surgery: review of the literatures
Hisaaki Uchikado, Yasuhiko Nishimura, Gohsuke Hattori, Yukoh Ohara
Complications following posterior cervical decompression and fusion: a review of incidence, risk factors, and prevention strategies
Ryan K. Badiee, Rory Mayer, Brenton Pennicooke, Dean Chou, Praveen V. Mummaneni, Lee A. Tan
The evolution of interlaminar endoscopic spine surgery
Kuo-Tai Chen, Hussam Jabri, Yadhu K. Lokanath, Myung-Soo Song, Jin-Sung Kim
Sagittal alignment of the cervical spine: do we know enough for successful surgery?
Alex Quok An Teo, Andrew Cherian Thomas, Hwee Weng Dennis Hey
Safety and efficacy of direct nerve root decompression via anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with uncinectomy for cervical radiculopathy
Michael M. Safaee, Noah M. Nichols, Ketan Yerneni, Yalan Zhang, K. Daniel Riew, Lee A. Tan
Minimally invasive lateral approaches for the treatment of spinal tumors: single-position surgery without the “flip”
Joseph L. Laratta, Ryan Weegens, Kyle T. Malone, Dean Chou, William D. Smith
Occipital fixation techniques and complications
Mohamed Macki, Travis Hamilton, Jacob Pawloski, Victor Chang
Anterior osteotomy for rigid cervical deformity correction
Michael M. Safaee, Lee A. Tan, K. Daniel Riew
Posterior osteotomy techniques for rigid cervical deformity correction
Michael M. Safaee, Lee A. Tan, Christopher P. Ames
Cervical spine pathology and treatment: a global overview
Muhammad Abdul-Aziz Waheed, Sazid Hasan, Lee A. Tan, Aju Bosco, Rui Reinas, Paula Valerie ter Wengel, Hwee Weng Dennis Hey, Ilyas S. Aleem
Evolution of endoscopic transforaminal lumbar approach for degenerative lumbar disease
Hyeun Sung Kim, Harshavardhan Dilip Raorane, Pang Hung Wu, Yeon Jin Yi, Il Tae Jang
Tantalum: the next biomaterial in spine surgery?
Manan Sunil Patel, Johnathon R. McCormick, Alexander Ghasem, Samuel R. Huntley, Joseph P. Gjolaj
Infection prevention in cervical spine surgery
Ilyas S. Aleem, Lee A. Tan, Ahmad Nassr, K. Daniel Riew
Use of an endoscope for spinal intradural pathology
Toshiki Endo, Teiji Tominaga
Complications of anterior cervical spine surgery: a systematic review of the literature
Timothy J. Yee, Kevin Swong, Paul Park
Hybrid decompression and reconstruction technique for cervical spondylotic myelopathy: case series and review of the literature
Won Hyung A. Ryu, Andrew Platt, Harel Deutsch
A review of cervical spine alignment in the normal and degenerative spine
Parthik D. Patel, Grigoriy Arutyunyan, Kyle Plusch, Alexander Vaccaro Jr, Alexander R. Vaccaro

Original Article

Full-endoscopic debridement and drainage treating spine infection and psoas muscle abscess
Ching-Hsiao Yu

Review of Techniques

Posterior screw fixation in the subaxial cervical spine: a technique and literature review
Andrei Fernandes Joaquim, Lee Tan, K. Daniel Riew
Computer-assisted navigation in complex cervical spine surgery: tips and tricks
Nicholas Wallace, Nathaniel E. Schaffer, Brett A. Freedman, Ahmad Nassr, Bradford L. Currier, Rakesh Patel, Ilyas S. Aleem
Cervical laminoplasty: indication, technique, complications
Douglas S. Weinberg, John M. Rhee