Intervention Review

Total disc replacement for chronic back pain in the presence of disc degeneration

  1. Wilco Jacobs1,*,
  2. Niels A Van der Gaag1,
  3. Alexander Tuschel2,
  4. Marinus de Kleuver3,4,
  5. Wilco Peul1,
  6. AJ Verbout5,
  7. F Cumhur Oner5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Back Group

Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 6 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008326.pub2

How to Cite

Jacobs W, Van der Gaag NA, Tuschel A, de Kleuver M, Peul W, Verbout AJ, Oner FC. Total disc replacement for chronic back pain in the presence of disc degeneration. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD008326. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008326.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Leiden, Netherlands

  2. 2

    Orthopaedic Hospital Vienna Speising, Vienna, Austria

  3. 3

    Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, Netherlands

  4. 4

    Vrije Universiteit (VUMC), Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  5. 5

    University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Orthopedics, Utrecht, Netherlands

*Wilco Jacobs, Department of Neurosurgery, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, Leiden, 2300 RC, Netherlands.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 12 SEP 2012


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