Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD

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925 Chestnut Street
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Philadelphia, PA 19107-4216

(267) 339-3500
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Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Lumbar spinal stenosis: How is it classified?
  2. Demineralized bone matrix in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: a systematic review
  3. Clinical spine surgery focus issue
  4. Distinguishing Pseudomeningocele, Epidural Hematoma, and Postoperative Infection on Postoperative MRI
  5. The economic implications of an incidental durotomy
  6. Cervical Spine Injuries in the Athlete
  7. C1 fractures: a review of diagnoses, management options, and outcomes
  8. Measurement of kyphosis and vertebral body height loss in traumatic spine fractures: an international study
  9. The selection of core International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) categories for patient-reported outcome measurement in spine trauma patients—results of an international consensus process
  10. Universal disease-specific outcome instruments for spine trauma: a global perspective on relevant parameters to evaluate clinical and functional outcomes of thoracic and lumbar spine trauma patients
  11. Clinical Spine Surgery Focus Issue
  12. Change in Angular Alignment Is Associated with Early Dysphagia after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  13. AOSpine subaxial cervical spine injury classification system
  14. The modified Japanese Orthopaedic Association scale: establishing criteria for mild, moderate and severe impairment in patients with degenerative cervical myelopathy
  15. Reliability assessment of AOSpine thoracolumbar spine injury classification system and Thoracolumbar Injury Classification and Severity Score (TLICS) for thoracolumbar spine injuries: results of a multicentre study
  16. The value of CT and MRI in the classification and surgical decision-making among spine surgeons in thoracolumbar spinal injuries
  17. Surgeon Reported Outcome Measure for Spine Trauma an International Expert Survey Identifying Parameters Relevant for The Outcome of Subaxial Cervical Spine Injuries
  18. The Effect of Substance P on an Intervertebral Disc Rat Organ Culture Model
  19. 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
  20. Diagnosis and neurologic status as predictors of surgical site infection in primary cervical spinal surgery