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Advances in Orthopedics
Volume 2012, Article ID 629698, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/629698
Review Article

A Short History of Posterior Dynamic Stabilization

1Neurosurgery Department, School of Medicine, Mengücek Gazi Training and Research Hospital, Erzincan University, 24000 Erzincan, Turkey
2Neurosurgery Department, American Hospital, 34365 Istanbul, Turkey
3Neurosurgery Department, School of Medicine, Koc University, Rumelifeneri Yolu Sarıyer, 34450 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 7 September 2012; Accepted 7 November 2012

Academic Editor: Deniz Erbulut

Copyright © 2012 Cengiz Gomleksiz et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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