Cervical spine surgery is a rapidly developing field of neurosurgery, orthopedics and traumatology. Degenerative disorders in particular are treated more and more frequently by surgery. There is a variety of methods and implants available. Surgeons have the choice to treat the patient in one or more levels, by anterior or posterior approach and different types of implant systems. Especially the most modern motion preservation technologies are frequently discussed and considered as alternative treatment option.
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