Eren B, Karagoz Guzey F, Kitiş S, Ozkan N, Korkut C. The effectiveness of pedicle screw immersion in vancomycin and ceftriaxone solution for the prevention of postoperative spinal infection: A prospective comparative study. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2018;52:289-293 pubmed publisher
..This study shown that bathing implants in antibiotics solution was an effective local prophylactic method to prevent deep infections in spinal surgeries with instrumentation. Level III, Therapeutic study. ..
Seyithanoglu M, Kitiş S, Ozer O, Kocyigit A, Dundar T, Gündağ Papaker M, et al
. Comparison of the biochemical and radiological criteria for lumbar disc degeneration. Neurol Neurochir Pol. 2018;52:570-574 pubmed publisher
..The KS level and the KS/ChS ratio were high in patients with marked radiological degeneration on lumbar MRI, demonstrating the sensitivity and reliability of the Pfirrmann five-stage grading system for showing radiological degeneration. ..