Transaxial interbody lumbosacral fusion for severe chronic low back pain - guidance (IPG620)

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Publication date:
25 July 2018


Evidence-based recommendations on transaxial interbody lumbosacral fusion for low back pain in adults. This involves removing a damaged disc through a small cut at the base of the spine, and replacing it with an artificial implant.

This guidance replaces NICE interventional procedures guidance on transaxial interbody lumbosacral fusion (IPG387).

Next review: this guidance will be reviewed if there is new evidence or safety concerns.

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