Prospective Evaluation of Elderly Deformity Surgery: A Prospective Observational, Multicenter Study

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Investigator: Sigurd H. Berven, MD

Location(s): United States

Description

As the population continues to age, the prevalence of spinal deformity surgery for older patients is increasing. Questions regarding the suitability of these patients to undergo large spinal procedures and whether the outcomes merit the risks involved are not well known.