Intervention Review

Surgical versus conservative management for odontoid fractures

  1. Emma Shears1,*,
  2. Christopher P Armitstead2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group

Published Online: 8 OCT 2008

Assessed as up-to-date: 12 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005078.pub2

How to Cite

Shears E, Armitstead CP. Surgical versus conservative management for odontoid fractures. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD005078. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005078.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Spinal Unit, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

  2. 2

    Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

*Emma Shears, Spinal Unit, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Bristol Road, Northfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 2AP, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 8 OCT 2008


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