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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012, Article ID 873726, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/873726
Research Article

Lateral Surgical Approach to Lumbar Intervertebral Discs in an Ovine Model

1The Ritchie Centre, Monash Institute of Medical Research (MIMR), Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia
2Department of Neurosurgery, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia
3Department of Neurosurgery, The Alfred Hospital, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia
4Proteobioactives Research Laboratories, Brookvale, NSW 2100, Australia
5Monash Animal Services, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia

Received 26 July 2012; Accepted 28 August 2012

Academic Editors: L. Pimenta, W. B. Rodgers, W. Taylor, and J. Uribe

Copyright © 2012 David Oehme 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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