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Obesity Means more Spine Surgery Complications

Obesity means more Spine Surgery Complications.  Surgeons cannot be politically correct about  Obesity.  The truth is Obesity makes surgery more difficult,  and less successful. In the April 1, 2015 Edition of Spine,  Dr. Burks,  from the University of Virginia reviewed the data on Obesity and the associated rates of Incidental Durotomy during Lumbar Surgery.    It […]