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Nonoperative treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis with neurogenic claudication

  1. Carlo Ammendolia1,*,
  2. Kent J Stuber2,
  3. Elisabeth Rok3,
  4. Raja Rampersaud4,
  5. Carol A Kennedy5,
  6. Victoria Pennick6,
  7. Ivan A Steenstra7,
  8. Linda K de Bruin8,
  9. Andrea D Furlan5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Back Group

Published Online: 30 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 15 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010712


How to Cite

Ammendolia C, Stuber KJ, Rok E, Rampersaud R, Kennedy CA, Pennick V, Steenstra IA, de Bruin LK, Furlan AD. Nonoperative treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis with neurogenic claudication. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010712. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010712.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rebecca MacDonald Centre for Arthritis and Autoimmune Diseases, Toronto, ON, Canada

  2. 2

    Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Division of Graduate Eduation and Research, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  3. 3

    Mount Sinai Hospital, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada

  4. 4

    Toronto Western Hospital, Division of Orthopedics, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

  5. 5

    Institute for Work & Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

  6. 6

    The Cochrane Collaboration, Cochrane Editorial Unit, London, UK

  7. 7

    Institute of Work and Health, Workplace studies, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  8. 8

    Haarlem, Netherlands

*Carlo Ammendolia, Rebecca MacDonald Centre for Arthritis and Autoimmune Diseases, 60 Murray Street, Room L2007, Toronto, ON, M5T 3L9, Canada. cammendolia@mtsinai.on.ca. cammendolia@iwh.on.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 30 AUG 2013

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[Figure 1]
Figure 1. Selection process of included articles.
[Figure 2]
Figure 2. Risk of bias summary: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item for each included study.
[Figure 3]
Figure 3. Risk of bias graph: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item presented as percentages across all included studies.
[Figure 4]
Figure 4. Forest plot of comparison: 1 Direct decompression ± fusion versus multimodal nonoperative care for Oswestry Disability Index, outcome: 1.1 Oswestry Disability Index.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Direct Decompression ± fusion versus multimodal nonoperative care for Oswestry Disability Index, Outcome 1 Oswestry Disability Index.