Return to Contact Sports After Spinal Surgery
Decisions regarding the return of injured athletes to contact sports after spinal surgery can be complicated. The authors offer a brief overview of the return-to-play guidelines used successfully at their institution for the past two decades when caring for professional and amateur athletes after spinal surgery.
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Burnett, Mark G. and Sonntag, Volker K.H., "Return to Contact Sports After Spinal Surgery" (2006). Neurosurgery. 359.