Evid Based Spine Care J 2011; 2(3): 57-58
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1267116
Selected Abstracts Delivered at the 9th Annual AOSpine North America Fellows Forum
© Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York

Cost-utility analysis of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion versus cervical disc arthroplasty

Daniel Warren, Christian Hoelscher, Pedro Ricart-Hoffiz, John Bendo, Jeffrey Goldstein
  • 1New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
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Publication Date:
14 December 2011 (online)


Cost-utility analysis of patients contributed to a randomized controlled trial.


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