I dedicate this Foundation to all the patients I tried to treat in the past. May it serve the new patients for a better future. May it bring a real support to my young colleagues, orthopedic surgeons from all over the world Yves Cotrel
PLIF BY RALPH CLOWARD (1953) Cloward, R. B. (1953). The treatment of ruptured lumbar intervertebral discs by vertebral body fusion. I. Indications, operative technique, after care. J Neurosurg, 10(2), 154–168.