Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA

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Philadelphia, PA 19107-4216

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Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Comparing the Treatment Algorithm and Complications for Patients Undergoing an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion at a Physician-Owned Specialty Hospital and a University-Owned Tertiary Care Hospital
  2. Evidence-Based Recommendations for Spine Surgery
  3. Association of pain, social support and socioeconomic indicators in patients with spinal cord injury in Iran
  4. Psychometric properties of the 30-m walking test in patients with degenerative cervical myelopathy: results from two prospective multicenter cohort studies
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. The modified Japanese Orthopaedic Association scale: establishing criteria for mild, moderate and severe impairment in patients with degenerative cervical myelopathy
  8. Surgeon reported outcome measure for spine trauma: An international expert survey identifying parameters relevant for the outcome of subaxial cervical spine injuries
  9. The effect of substance P on an intervertebral disc rat organ culture model
  10. Lumbar spinal stenosis: How is it classified?
  11. Demineralized bone matrix in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: a systematic review
  12. Clinical spine surgery focus issue
  13. Distinguishing Pseudomeningocele, Epidural Hematoma, and Postoperative Infection on Postoperative MRI
  14. The economic implications of an incidental durotomy
  15. Cervical Spine Injuries in the Athlete
  16. C1 fractures: a review of diagnoses, management options, and outcomes
  17. Maximum pain on visual analog scales in spinal disorders
  18. Measurement of kyphosis and vertebral body height loss in traumatic spine fractures: an international study
  19. 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
  20. 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