European Spine Journal

, Volume 27, Issue 5, pp 985–986 | Cite as

Comments on the Letter to the Editor of Jie Weng et al. concerning “Relationship between preoperative serum rapid turnover proteins and early-stage surgical wound infection after spine surgery” by D. Kudo et al. (Eur Spine J; 2016: doi:10.1007/s00586-016-4855-z) as well as the Reply of D. Kudo et al. (Eur Spine J; 2018: doi:10.1007/s00586-018-5560-x)

  • Kimberley Edwards
Reviewer's Comment


Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The author has no conflicts of interest.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Orthopaedics, Trauma and Sports Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of MedicineUniversity of NottinghamNottinghamUK

Personalised recommendations