Does the surgical treatment for lumbar radiculopathy fulfil patients preoperative expectations?
Demoulin, Christophe ; ; Martin, Didier et al
in Abstract book of the 8th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain (2013, October)Detailed reference viewed: 18 (2 ULg)
Germinome intracrânien bifocal : la biopsie est-elle toujours indispensable?
KREUTZ, Julie ; BONNEVILLE, Jean-François ; Potorac, Iulia et al
in Annales d'Endocrinologie (2013, October), 74Detailed reference viewed: 49 (9 ULg)
Receptor expression in craniopharyngiomas causing tumor growth in pregnancy : case report and review of the literature
; VROONEN, Laurent ; THIRY, Albert et al
in Annales d'Endocrinologie (2013, October), 74Detailed reference viewed: 11 (1 ULg)
L'équilibre sagittal dans la pathologie rachidienne.
RACARU, Tudor ; MARTIN, Didier
Scientific conference (2013, June 05)Detailed reference viewed: 66 (3 ULg)
Merkel cell carcinoma of the central nervous system. Case report and review of the literature.
DE MARNEFFE, Mikaël ; DUBUISSON, Annie ; MARTIN, Didier
Poster (2013, March 30)Detailed reference viewed: 29 (3 ULg)
Glioblastoma metastases:case report and literature review
REUTER, Gilles ; Lombard, Arnaud ; SCHOLTES, Félix et al
Poster (2013, March 30)Detailed reference viewed: 46 (15 ULg)
Spinal paraganglioma: case report and review of the literature.
HENROTEAUX, Adrienne ; SALADO, Anne-Laure ; LENELLE, Jacques et al
Poster (2013, March 30)Detailed reference viewed: 33 (2 ULg)
La fatigue motrice et ses implications dans les pathologies du système nerveux
PHAN BA, Remy ; MARTIN, Didier
Scientific conference (2013, March 13)Detailed reference viewed: 23 (5 ULg)
Malformations vasculaires du système nerveux central : que faire quand on en trouve ?
SCHOLTES, Félix ; MARTIN, Didier
Scientific conference (2013, January 16)Detailed reference viewed: 32 (4 ULg)
La hernie discale lombaire paralysante : une urgence chirurgicale ? Réflexion à propos d'une série de 24 patients et des données de la littérature.
DUBUISSON, Annie ; ; SCHOLTES, Félix et al
in Neuro-Chirurgie (2013), 59(2), 64-8
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Paralysing lumbar disc herniation (LDH): what and when to do? Few studies have analyzed the optimal timing of surgery in case of paralysing LDH. METHODS: Twenty-four charts were ... [more ▼]
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Paralysing lumbar disc herniation (LDH): what and when to do? Few studies have analyzed the optimal timing of surgery in case of paralysing LDH. METHODS: Twenty-four charts were retrospectively reviewed of patients suffering of LDH with severe motor deficit. RESULTS: There were 16 men and eight women. Mean age was 45.1 years. Seventeen patients suffered of lumbar pain, 15 of radicular pain and all of a severe motor deficit, implying mostly the ankle flexion (17 patients). LDH was most frequently located at L4/L5 or L5/S1 level. Surgery was proposed to all patients at the end of the consultation. Nine patients were operated within 48 hours. The mean interval between onset of motor deficit and operation was 20 days. The statistical analysis did not reveal any significant difference among different prognostic factors between the 17 patients with good motor recovery and the seven patients with poor motor recovery. In particular the operative delay did not appear to influence the degree of motor recovery. Literature review on paralysing LDH provides five published series since 1996, including 28 to 116 patients. Two series, including the single prospective one, conclude that the degree of recovery of motor function is inversely related to the degree and duration of motor deficit. CONCLUSIONS: Our retrospective series of 24 operated paralysing LDH did not reveal any prognostic factor for motor recovery. There is no evidence based medicine data in the literature about the optimal timing of decompressive surgery. A relative consensus exists among spine surgeons for paralysing LDH: since operative indication is obvious, surgery should be done as soon as possible. [less ▲]Detailed reference viewed: 187 (29 ULg)
Actualités en Génétique : vers un génome individuel ?
Scientific conference (2012, June 06)Detailed reference viewed: 29 (6 ULg)
Une prothèse discale!? Ca marche ?! C'est remboursé ?!
Scientific conference (2012, March 14)Detailed reference viewed: 124 (7 ULg)
Long-term evaluation of spinal cord stimulation for neuropathic/vascular pain
; Kaschten, Bruno ; DUBUISSON, Annie et al
Conference (2012, March 10)Detailed reference viewed: 53 (9 ULg)
Posterior cerebral artery duplication and plasty of the right third cranial nerve
SALADO, Anne-Laure ; SCHOLTES, Félix ; OTTO, Bernard et al
Conference (2012, March 10)Detailed reference viewed: 56 (8 ULg)
Apport de l'électrophysiologie préopératoire et peropératoire dans la chirurgie des nerfs périphériques
Scientific conference (2012, January 18)Detailed reference viewed: 23 (1 ULg)