JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE, cilt.3, ss.450-458, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)
Object. Surgical treatment of thoracic and lumbar tuberculous spondylitis is controversial. An anterior approach is usually recommended. The aim of the present study was to assess the efficacy of posterior debridement and the placement of posterior instrumentation for the treatment of patients with thoracic and lumbar tuberculous spondylitis.