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What is the Gallie technique?
Spinous process wiring with midline graft
How much relative resistance does the Gallie provide versus flexion, extension, and rotation?
Good versus flexion
Not good versus extension and rotation
Gallie should not be used in what situation?
Posteriorly displaced odontoid fracture
What is the Brooks technique?
Posterior wiring with bilateral grafts
How much relative resistance does the Brooks provide versus flexion, extension, and rotation?
Good versus flexion
Better versus extension and rotation
With either the Gallie or Brooks, what must be applied postoperatively?
Halo vest
How effectively are C1-2 transarticular screws against flexion, extension, and rotation?
Best versus flex, extension, and rotation
How can vertebral artery be injured with a transarticular screw?
Screw too caudally directed
How can the occiput-C1 joint be injured?
Screw too cephalad
How can the hypoglossal nerve (CNXIII)
Screw too long: too anterior to lateral mass