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Surgery is not always best for lumbar spinal stenosis

BMJ 2016; 354 doi: (Published 23 August 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i4602
  1. Gerald Coakley, consultant rheumatologist
  1. Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, London SE18 4QH, UK
  1. gerald.coakley{at}

Cole’s second sentence about lumbar spinal canal stenosis, “The condition is best managed surgically, but which operation should be used?”1 is …

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