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Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107-4216

(215) 503-0580 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Operative and Nonoperative Treatment Approaches for Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease Have Similar Long-Term Clinical Outcomes Among Patients with Positive Discography
  2. Radiographic variables that may predict clinical outcomes in cervical disc replacement surgery
  3. Complications Associated with Surgical Treatment of Traumatic Spinal Fractures: A Review of the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality Database
  4. Health-related quality of life and cost after cervical spine trauma
  5. Disc Space Preparation in Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion: A Comparison of Minimally Invasive and Open Approaches
  6. Cervical laminectomy width and spinal cord drift are risk factors for postoperative C5 palsy
  7. Anterior versus posterior surgical approaches to treat cervical spondylotic myelopathy: Outcomes of the prospective multicenter AOSpine north America CSM study in 264 patients
  8. Effect of type II odontoid fracture nonunion on outcome among elderly patients treated without surgery: Based on the AOSpine north america geriatric odontoid fracture study
  9. Rate of adjacent segment disease in cervical disc arthroplasty versus single-level fusion: Meta-analysis of prospective studies
  10. Civilian gunshot injuries of the spinal cord: A systematic review of the current literature spine
  11. Spinal infection: State of the art and management algorithm
  12. AOSpine thoracolumbar spine injury classification system: Fracture description, neurological status, and key modifiers
  13. Does smoking have an impact on fusion rate in single-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with allograft and rigid plate fixation?:Clinical article
  14. Substance p stimulates production of inflammatory cytokines in human disc cells
  15. Adjacent segment disease in the lumbar spine following different treatment interventions
  16. Neurologic injury because of trauma after Type II odontoid nonunion
  17. An organ culture system to model early degenerative changes of the intervertebral disc II: Profiling global gene expression changes
  18. Epidemiology of Spinal Injuries in Sports
  19. How often is adjacent segment disease reported? A systematic review of prospective studies comparing total disc arthoplasty versus ACDF
  20. Complication rates of minimally invasive spine surgery compared to open surgery: A systematic literature review