A technique for sublaminar wiring is described. This technique emphasizes prevention of deep penetration of the wires into the spinal canal by a method of crimping the wire around the lamina. The authors have experienced a low neurologic injury rate with this technique.
- Segmental spinal instrumentation
- Spinal fusion
- Sublaminar wiring
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine