Patient safety and increased efficiency
How MISS can help
MISS delivers benefits to your patients and your hospital, and to you, too
But it requires visualization systems that allow you to work with small incisions and in deep channels at the same time.
2 Christina L. Goldstein, Frank M. Phillips and Y. Raja Rampersaud, "Comparative Effectiveness And Economic Evaluations Of Open Versus Minimally Invasive Posterior Or Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion", SPINE 41, no. 8 (2016): S74-S89, doi: 10.1097/brs.0000000000001462.
1 Douglas G. Orndorff, M.D. et al., "Minimally Invasive Approaches For Spine Surgery", Journal Of The Spinal Research Foundation 8, no. 1 (2013): 49-55.
3 Kern Singh et al., "A Perioperative Cost Analysis Comparing Single-Level Minimall Invasive And Open Transforaminial Lumbar Interbody Fusion", The Spine Journal 14, no. 8 (2014): 1694-1701, doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.10.053. Non-randomized, non-blinded prospective review to determine the difference in hospitalization costs and payments for 66 patients treated with primary single-level MIS versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF).
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