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Buttermann GR, Rieser TV, Salman ES. Laminoplasty Outcomes in North American Patients Treated with Internal Fixation: A Prospective Study with Minimum 5-Year Follow-up. Submitted, J Neurosurgery, 2016.


Garcia R, Yue JJ, Blumenthal S, Coric D, Patel VV, Leary SP, Dinh DH, Buttermann GR, Deutsch H, Girardi F, Billys J, Miller LE. Lumbar Total Disc Replacement for Discogenic Low Back Pain: Two-year Outcomes of the activL Multicenter Randomized Controlled IDE Clinical Trial. Spine. 40(24):1873-81, 2015.

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Buttermann GR, Mendenhall HV. Feasibility of the Runt Cow for In Vivo Testing of a Spinal Interbody Prosthesis with Preliminary Results. J Invest Surg. 25(2):112-22, 2012.

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Buttermann GR, Beaubien BP. Biomechanical characterization of an annulus sparing spinal disc prosthesis. Spine Journal 9:744-753, 2009.

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Buttermann GR, Beaubien B. Stiffness of prosthetic nucleus determines stiffness of reconstructed lumbar calf spine. Spine Journal 4(3):265-274, 2004.

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