Controversies in failed back surgery syndrome

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Schaller, B. Controversies in failed back surgery syndrome. Eur Spine J 14, 1037–1038 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00586-005-1009-0

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Keywords

  • Disc Degeneration
  • Journal Review
  • Spinal Stabilization
  • Spinal Instability
  • Recurrent Pain