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Two reviewers independently selected studies. One reviewer assessed the quality of the studies and extracted data.
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Bagnall A-M, Jones L, Duffy S, Riemsma RP. Spinal fixation surgery for acute traumatic spinal cord injury. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004725. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004725.pub2