Expert’s comment concerning Grand Rounds case entitled “Slow correction of severe spastic hyperlordosis in an adult by means of magnetically expandable rods” by C. Birkenmaier et al. [Eur Spine J (2017): doi:10.1007/s00586-017-5366-2]

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Conflict of interest

Pooria Hosseini has no conflict of interest. Behrooz A. Akbarnia: Nuvasive, K2M, DePuy Synthes (Royalties), Nuvasive, K2M (Paid consultant), Nuvasive, K2M (Stock or stock options, Nuvasive, K2M (Research support from a company or supplier as a PI), GSF, SDSF, SRS, SOLAS (Board member/committee appointments for a society).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.San Diego Spine FoundationSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA

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