Christopher K. Kepler, MD

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Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Comparison of occipitocervical and atlantoaxial fusion in treatment of unstable Jefferson fractures
  2. Perioperative Complications of Spinal Metastases Surgery
  3. Are Modic changes associated with intervertebral disc cytokine profiles?
  4. Impact of elevated body mass index and obesity on long-term surgical outcomes for patients with degenerative cervical myelopathy: Analysis of a combined prospective dataset
  5. The Effect of Dynamic Versus Static Plating Systems on Fusion Rates and Complications in 1-Level and/or 2-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  6. The effect of substance P on an intervertebral disc rat organ culture model
  7. Distinguishing Pseudomeningocele, Epidural Hematoma, and Postoperative Infection on Postoperative MRI
  8. The economic implications of an incidental durotomy
  9. Change in Angular Alignment Is Associated with Early Dysphagia after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  10. AOSpine subaxial cervical spine injury classification system
  11. Epidemiology and pathophysiology of cervical disc herniation
  12. The effect of increased T2 signal intensity in the spinal cord on the injury severity and early neurological recovery in patients with central cord syndrome
  13. Diagnosis and neurologic status as predictors of surgical site infection in primary cervical spinal surgery
  14. The Use of Cell Transplantation in Spinal Cord Injuries
  15. Erratum: Die AOSpine-Klassifikation thorakolumbaler Wirbelsäulenverletzungen (Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und Unfallchirurgie (2016) 154 (35-42) DOI: 10.1055/s-0041-108266)
  16. The surgical algorithm for the AOSpine thoracolumbar spine injury classification system
  17. Reliability analysis of the AOSpine thoracolumbar spine injury classification system by a worldwide group of naïve spinal surgeons
  18. Use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in the treatment of degenerative spondylolisthesis
  19. The AOSpine Classification of Thoraco-Lumbar Spine Injuries | Die AOSpine-Klassifikation thorakolumbaler Wirbelsäulenverletzungen
  20. Is there a regional difference in morphology interpretation of A3 and A4 fractures among different cultures?