Timing of Surgery for Spinal Fractures Associated with Systemic Trauma: A Need for a Strategic and Systemic Approach

Koksal I., Alagoz F., Celik H., Yildirim A. E. , Akin T., Guvenc Y. , ...More

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.26, no.3, pp.411-415, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.13192-14.0
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.411-415


AIM: An underestimated evaluation of systemic organs in cases with spinal fractures might jeopardize the intervention for treatment and future complications with an increased morbidity and mortality are almost warranted. In the present study, a retrospective analysis of spinal fracture cases associated with systemic trauma was performed to assess surgical success.