Cervical Disc Arthroplasty for disc herniation with radiculopathy in workers compensation cases

Jeffrey J. Larson, M.D. (www.cdaspine.com)  reports results of cervical disc arthroplasty for disc herniation with radiculpathy in workers compensation cases.

Every patient showed improvement in Neck Disability Index (average 52% improvement).

Average time for return to work was 40.5 days.

These results were favorable compared to non-operative management and ACDF for this patient population.

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