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Anterior Approaches to the Thoracolumbar Spine: Tricks, Pearls and Complications

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This virtual symposium will cover the role of the anterior approach to the thoracolumbar spine, for the various pathologies including 1) degenerative 2) adult deformity 3) pediatric deformity 4) tumor and 5) trauma. There continues to be an important role for the anterior approach, and discussion of technique and complications of this approach remain important in contemporary spine surgery practice.


Target Audience:

Spine surgeons (orthopaedic and neurological surgeons), residents, fellows, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants.


Learning Objectives:

  1. Determine indications for anterior approach for common spinal pathologies
  2. Identify the risks and potential complications of anterior approaches
  3. Review the tips and tricks for successful anterior surgery
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