Does Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity Affect the Cognitive Abilities in Patients over 50 Years of Age?

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Nabiyev V., Ayhani S., YÜKSEL S., Niyazi A., Mmopelwal T., Domingo-Sabat M., ...More

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.27, no.5, pp.779-784, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.18285-16.1
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.779-784


AIM: To analyze the cognitive abilities of older patients undergoing spinal deformity surgery so as to understand whether adult spinal deformity (ASD) surgery is associated with postoperative cognitive malfunction.