Letters Fusion for lumbar spinal stenosis?

Better research is needed on surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis

BMJ 2016; 354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i4580 (Published 23 August 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i4580
  1. Benjamin J F Dean, orthopaedic registrar
  1. Oxford, UK
  1. bendean1979{at}gmail.com

The BMJ’s editorial on fusion for lumbar spinal stenosis states, “The condition is best managed surgically.”1 However, it’s worth reading the Cochrane review that was published in January on this topic,2 …

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