CORR(®) Tumor Board: Sacral Insufficiency Fractures are Common After High-dose Radiation for Sacral Chordomas Treated With or Without Surgery

Anderson, Megan; Wu, Jim; Vargas, Sara; Anderson, Megan E; Wu, Jim S; Vargas, Sara O
March 2016
Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Mar2016, Vol. 474 Issue 3, p630
Academic Journal
journal article
The authors discusses the article Sacral Insufficiency Fractures are Common After High-dose Radiation for Sacral Chordomas Treated With or Without Surgery by Osler and colleagues. Topics include association between high-dose radiation for sacral chordomas and sacral insufficiency fractures, issues raised by the study in terms of musculoskeletal imaging, and what surgeon need to know about musculoskeletal pathology.


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