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Scientific Publications

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Tips On Selective Endoscopic Disectomy: The YESS Technique 64.67 KB 14 downloads

Since 1991, as I gained experience with arthroscopic micro-discectomy, a procedure...
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Annular Tears: Correlating Discogram and Endoscopic Findings with Electrothermal Response 47.55 KB 14 downloads

It is generally accepted that pain nociceptors in the outer annulus is a source of...
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Classification Of Annular Tears 47.41 KB 13 downloads

The patho-anatomy and physiology of chronic back pain is thought to be due to a combination...
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AMD: The Evolution from Central Nucleotomy to Posterior and Lateral Fragmentectomy 48.39 KB 12 downloads

The standard technique for arthroscopic microdiscectomy (AMD) began as a nucleotomy...
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The Evolution of Spinal Endoscopy and Discoscopy in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Discogenic Pain 39.73 KB 21 downloads

Over six years experience with endoscopic spine surgery will be reviewed. Endoscopic...
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Arthroscopic Electro-Thermal Surgery for Discogenic Low Back Pain: A preliminary Report 41.58 KB 13 downloads

Discogenic low back pain remains a difficult lumbar syndrome to treat. Recently...
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Transforaminal Arthroscopic Decompression of Lateral Recess Stenosis 212.69 KB 13 downloads

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of arthroscopic...
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Lumbar Spinal Nerves in the Neural Foramen: MR Appearance 574.72 KB 17 downloads

The appearance of the proximal lumbar spinal nerves at magnetic resonance (MR) imaging...

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