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Alan Hilibrand, MD

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925 Chestnut Street
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Philadelphia, PA 19107

(267) 339-3500

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Optimal timing of surgical decompression for acute traumatic central cord syndrome: A systematic review of the literature
  2. Clinical and radiographic degenerative spondylolisthesis (CARDS) classification
  3. Cervical radiculopathy: Epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis, and treatment
  4. C1 plumb line and cervical sagittal balance predict the outcome of cervical laminectomy and fusion
  5. Degenerative cervical myelopathy: A spectrum of related disorders affecting the aging spine
  6. Lumbar surgery in the elderly provides significant health benefit in the US health care system: Patient-reported outcomes in 4370 patients from the N2QOD registry
  7. Demonstrating the value of orthopaedic surgery through multicenter trials: AOA critical issues
  8. Radiographic variables that may predict clinical outcomes in cervical disk replacement surgery
  9. Effectiveness of surgery for lumbar stenosis and degenerative spondylolisthesis in the octogenarian population: Analysis of the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) data
  10. Cost-effectiveness of surgical treatment for degenerative spondylolisthesis and spinal stenosis
  11. National trends in the use of fusion techniques to treat degenerative spondylolisthesis
  12. Commentary on: "Sagittal alignment as a predictor of clinical adjacent segment pathology requiring surgery after anterior cervical arthrodesis"
  13. Neurologic injury because of trauma after Type II odontoid nonunion
  14. What is the rate of lumbar adjacent segment disease after percutaneous versus open fusion?
  15. Early subluxation and failure of a stand-alone cervical integrated plate-spacer device
  16. Minimally invasive versus open posterior lumbar interbody fusion: A systematic review
  17. Cervical laminectomy width and spinal cord drift are risk factors for postoperative C5 palsy
  18. Disc space preparation in transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: A comparison of minimally invasive and open approaches
  19. The argument against surgery for symptomatic low back pain
  20. Rate of adjacent segment disease in cervical disc arthroplasty versus single-level fusion: Meta-analysis of prospective studies