European Spine Journal

, Volume 21, Issue 12, pp 2724–2726 | Cite as

Post-traumatic high thoracic angular kyphosis: posterior approach with correction and fusion in two steps

  • Marco Brayda-Bruno
  • Andrea Luca
  • Alessio Lovi
  • Marco Zambotti
  • Aldo Sinigaglia
  • Claudio Lamartina
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Keywords

VCR Angular kyphosis Cervico-thoracic junction Paraplegia Wound infection Correction of cervicothoracic kyphosis Halo-gravity traction Tracheostomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Brayda-Bruno
    • 1
  • Andrea Luca
    • 1
  • Alessio Lovi
    • 1
  • Marco Zambotti
    • 1
  • Aldo Sinigaglia
    • 1
  • Claudio Lamartina
    • 1
  1. 1.IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico GaleazziMilanItaly

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