Rudolf Bertagnoli

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hybrid constructs
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:379-88. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Complications and strategies for revision surgery in total disc replacement
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:389-95. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Cervical total disc replacement, part two: clinical results
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:355-62. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Lumbar partial disc replacement
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:341-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The treatment of disabling single-level lumbar discogenic low back pain with total disc arthroplasty utilizing the Prodisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    St Elizabeth Klinikum, Spine Center, Straubing, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2230-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Lumbar total disc arthroplasty utilizing the ProDisc prosthesis in smokers versus nonsmokers: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:992-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Lumbar total disc arthroplasty in patients older than 60 years of age: a prospective study of the ProDisc prosthesis with 2-year minimum follow-up period
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:85-90. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of symptomatic adjacent-segment degeneration after lumbar fusion with total disc arthroplasty by using the prodisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:91-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The treatment of disabling multilevel lumbar discogenic low back pain with total disc arthroplasty utilizing the ProDisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    St Elizabeth Klinikum, Spine Center, Straubing, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2192-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Early results after ProDisc-C cervical disc replacement
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:403-10. 2005

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Hybrid constructs
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:379-88. 2005
    ..Hybrid constructs can be implanted in single-stage or multistage surgeries. Early results are promising. Further study under formal scientific conditions is necessary to explore the benefit of these combinations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Complications and strategies for revision surgery in total disc replacement
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:389-95. 2005
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  3. ncbi request reprint Cervical total disc replacement, part two: clinical results
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:355-62. 2005
    ..Background on the development, design, and biomechanical characteristics of each prosthesis is given and surgical indications and clinical results are summarized and analyzed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lumbar partial disc replacement
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:341-7. 2005
    ..Various devices are presented, from the first historical steps to treatment possibilities in the future. Clinical experiences of the widely-used PDN prosthetic device are analyzed...
  5. ncbi request reprint The treatment of disabling single-level lumbar discogenic low back pain with total disc arthroplasty utilizing the Prodisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    St Elizabeth Klinikum, Spine Center, Straubing, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2230-6. 2005
    ..Prospective, longitudinal minimum 2-year follow-up...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lumbar total disc arthroplasty utilizing the ProDisc prosthesis in smokers versus nonsmokers: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:992-7. 2006
    ..Prospective nonrandomized clinical series...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lumbar total disc arthroplasty in patients older than 60 years of age: a prospective study of the ProDisc prosthesis with 2-year minimum follow-up period
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:85-90. 2006
    ..The authors conducted a prospective longitudinal study to obtain outcome (minimum follow-up period 2 years) regarding the safety and efficacy of single-level lumbar disc (ProDisc prosthesis) replacement in patients 60 years of age or older...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of symptomatic adjacent-segment degeneration after lumbar fusion with total disc arthroplasty by using the prodisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:91-7. 2006
    ..The follow-up period was a minimum of 2 years...
  9. ncbi request reprint The treatment of disabling multilevel lumbar discogenic low back pain with total disc arthroplasty utilizing the ProDisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    St Elizabeth Klinikum, Spine Center, Straubing, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2192-9. 2005
    ..Prospective, longitudinal minimum 2-year follow-up...
  10. ncbi request reprint Early results after ProDisc-C cervical disc replacement
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Center, St Elizabeth Klinikum, Straubing, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:403-10. 2005
    ..The authors prospectively investigated the safety and efficacy of using the ProDisc-C disc for cervical arthroplasty in the treatment of symptomatic cervical spondylosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mechanical testing of a novel hydrogel nucleus replacement implant
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Spine Center, St Elisabeth Klinikum, St Elisabeth Str 23, 94315 Straubing, Germany
    Spine J 5:672-81. 2005
    ..The results of the testing in this investigation show that this novel nucleus replacement implant exhibits physical and mechanical properties which make it uniquely suitable as a replacement to the degenerated nucleus pulposus...
  12. ncbi request reprint Standard and minimally invasive approaches to the spine
    Ronald A Lehman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington DC 20307, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:281-92. 2005
    ..As the clinical use of these developing systems escalates, more outcomes data will become available to determine the safety and value of these minimally invasive procedures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical results of an open prospective study of a bis-GMA composite in percutaneous vertebral augmentation
    Jean Palussière
    Service de Radiologie, Institut Bergonie, 229 Cours de l Argonne, 33076, Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Eur Spine J 14:982-91. 2005
    ..These results indicate that vertebral augmentation with Cortoss rapidly reduces pain, decreases disability, and improves physical functioning in patients with painful vertebral compression fractures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Circumferential fusion of the lumbar and lumbosacral spine using a carbon fiber ALIF cage implant versus autogenous bone graft: a comparative study
    Boris Zelle
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Medical School of Hannover, Germany
    J Spinal Disord Tech 15:369-76. 2002
    ..This study failed to prove major advantages of the carbon cages in the clinical and radiologic outcome...
  15. pmc Indications for full prosthetic disc arthroplasty: a correlation of clinical outcome against a variety of indications
    Rudolf Bertagnoli
    Klinikum St Elisabeth, Kay 2a, 94315, Straubing, Germany
    Eur Spine J 11:S131-6. 2002
    ..Total prosthesis disc replacement for degenerative disc disease was found to be a good treatment modality, provided proper patient selection and criteria are adhered to. We were able to formulate indication criteria based on this...