About the Journal

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Spine Surgery and Related Research

Publisher: The Japanese Society for Spine Surgery and Related Research (Tokyo, Japan)
ISSN: 2432-261X
Journal Abbreviation: Spine Surg Relat Res

Scope and Aim

Spine Surgery and Related Research (SSRR), the official open-access journal of the Japanese Society for Spine Surgery and Related Research, is an international, peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary journal directed to spine physicians and scientists.

The journal publishes original articles in the form of spine related research composed of basic and clinical research including suggestive case reports and splendid technical notes.

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

Kazuhisa Takahashi, Japan

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Sumihisa Orita, Japan

Deputy Editors

Kazuhiro Chiba, Japan
Kazuhiro Hasegawa, Japan
Manabu Ito, Japan
Shinsuke Katoh, Japan
Yoshiharu Kawaguchi, Japan
Mamoru Kawakami, Japan
Hiroshi Takahashi, Japan

Editorial Board

Eiji Abe, Japan

Katsuhiro Aita, Japan

Toshimi Aizawa, Japan

Koji Akeda, Japan

Ahmet Alanay, Turkey

Howard An, USA

Muneharu Ando, Japan

Yasuchika Aoki, Japan

Yoichi Aota, Japan

Yasuhisa Arai, Japan

Nobuo Arima, Japan

Satoshi Asano, Japan

Takashi Asazuma, Japan

Phillipe Bancel, France

Ronald Bartels, Netherlands

Scott D Boden, USA

Wong Chung Chek, Malaysia

Harvinder Singh Chhabra, India

Marinus de Kleuver, Netherlands

Satoru Demura, Japan

Akira Dezawa, Japan

Ashish Dhar Diwan, Australia

Minoru Doita, Japan

Sohei Ebara, Japan

Shigeto Ebata, Japan

Wagih El-Masry, United Kingdam

Kenji Endo, Japan

Michael G. Fehlings, Canada

Samo K. Fokter, Slovenia

Takeshi Fuji, Japan

Shunsuke Fujibayashi, Japan

Yoshinori Fujimoto, Japan

Toru Fujimoto, Japan

Keiju Fujiwara, Japan

Yasushi Fujiwara, Japan

Muneyoshi Fukuoka, Japan

Takeo Furuya, Japan

Kazunari Fushimi, Japan

Steven Garfin, USA

Hideaki Hamanaka, Japan

Katsumi Harimaya, Japan

Hirotaka Haro, Japan

Robert A Hart, USA

Hitoshi Hase, Japan

Toru Hasegawa, Japan

Tomoyuki Hashimoto, Japan

Hiroshi Hashizume, Japan

John G. Heller, USA

Kosaku Higashino, Japan

Shigeru Hirabayashi, Japan

Yutaka Hiraizumi, Japan

Hideo Hosoe, Japan

Naobumi Hosogane, Japan

Noboru Hosono, Japan

James C. Iatridis, USA

Tetsuhiro Iguchi, Japan

Kosei Ijiri, Japan

Shiro Imagama, Japan

Yasuaki Imajo, Japan

Gen Inoue, Japan

Nozomu Inoue, USA

Tatsuya Ishibe, Japan

Ken Ishii, Japan

Yasuo Ito, Japan

Keita Ito, Netherlands

Motoki Iwasaki, Japan

Haku Iizuka, Japan

Masahiko Kanamori, Japan

Masahiro Kanayama, Japan

Tukasa Kanchiku, Japan

Tokumi Kanemura, Japan

James D. Kang, USA

Yuichi Kasai, Japan

Fumihiko Kato, Japan

Yoshiharu Kato, Japan

Yoshihiko Kato, Japan

Minori Kato, Japan

Satoshi Kawaguchi, Japan

Norio Kawahara, Japan

Noriaki Kawakami, Japan

Atsushi Kimura, Japan

Shigeru Kobayashi, Japan

Masao Koda, Japan

Munehisa Koizumi, Japan

Hiromichi Komori, Japan

Hiroaki Konishi, Japan

Shi-ichi Konno, Japan

Panagiotis G Korovessis, Greece

Yoshihisa Kotani, Japan

Toshiaki Kotani, Japan

Junichi Kunogi, Japan

Hwan-Mo Lee, South Korea

Jeffrey Lotz, USA

Dip-Kei Keith LUK, Hong Kong

Masafumi Machida, Japan

Takeshi Maeda, Japan

Toru Maruyama, Japan

Koichi Masuda, USA

Hisao Matsui, Japan

Morio Matsumoto, Japan

Akira Matsumura, Japan

Shunji Matsunaga, Japan

Yukihiro Matsuyama, Japan

Venugopal Menon, Oman

Hisanori Mihara, Japan

Yasuo Mikami, Japan

Akihito Minamide, Japan

Naohisa Miyakoshi, Japan

Masabumi Miyamoto, Japan

Kei Miyamoto, Japan

Hiroshi Miyamoto, Japan

Mitsunori Yoshimoto, Japan

Masashi Miyazaki, Japan

Jun Mizutani, Japan

Joji Mochida, Japan

Kanji Mori, Japan

Yasuo Morio, Japan

Masutaro Morishita, Japan

Hideki Murakami, Japan

Hideki Murakami, Japan

Yasuaki Murata, Japan

Hideki Nagashima, Japan

Osamu Nakai, Japan

Hiroaki Nakamura, Japan

Masaya Nakamura, Japan

Yutaka Nakamura, Japan

Kazuo Nakanishi, Japan

Kazuyoshi Nakanishi, Japan

Ahmad Nassr, USA

Motonobu Natsuyama, Japan

Masashi Neo, Japan

Kotaro Nishida, Japan

Norihiro Nishida, Japan

Hirokazu Nohara, Japan

Takenori Oda, Japan

Itaru Oda, Japan

Tadanori Ogata, Japan

Seiji Ohtori, Japan

Atsushi Okawa, Japan

Koichiro Okuyama, Japan

Atsushi Ono, Japan

Koji Otani, Japan

Hiroshi Ozawa, Japan

Jong-Beom Park, South Korea

Luiz Pimenta, Brazil

Yong QIU, China

Daniel Riew, USA

Makkarand V. Risbud, USA

Björn Rydevik, Sweden

Koichi Sairyo, Japan

Masashi Saito, Japan

Toshinori Sakai, Japan

Daisuke Sakai, Japan

Dino Samartzis, Hong Kong

Katsuhiko Sato, Japan

Shigenobu Sato, Japan

Kimiaki Sato, Japan

Atsushi Seichi, Japan

Miho Sekiguchi, Japan

Rajasekaran Shanmuganathan, India

Keiichiro Shiba, Japan

Yoichi Shimada, Japan

Takachika Shimizu, Japan

Osamu Shirado, Japan

Tateru Shiraishi, Japan

Kevin Spratt, USA

Kota Suda, Japan

Hideki Sudo, Japan

Futoshi Suetsuna, Japan

Yoshihisa Sugimoto, Japan

Kyung-Soo Suk, South Korea

Masatoshi Sumi, Japan

Hidenori Suzuki, Japan

Toshiya Tachibana, Japan

Toshihiko Taguchi, Japan

Keisuke Takahashi, Japan

Jun Takahashi, Japan

Masahiko Takahata, Japan

Masashi Takaso, Japan

Tsuneo Takebayashi, Japan

Ryuichi Takemasa, Japan

Katsushi Takeshita, Japan

Yasuhisa Tanaka, Japan

Masato Tanaka, Japan

Nobuhiro Tanaka, Japan

Hiroshi Taneichi, Japan

Shinichiro Taniguchi, Japan

Paul LK Thng, Singapore

Daisuke Togawa, Japan

Eiren Toh, Japan

Yasuaki Tokuhashi, Japan

Yasumitsu Toribatake, Japan

Yoshiaki Toyama, Japan

Tomoaki Toyone, Japan

Taichi Tsuji, Japan

Takayoshi Ueta, Japan

Kazumasa Ueyama, Japan

Kokichi Uno, Japan

Takahiro Ushida, Japan

Alexander Vaccaro, USA

Luiz Roberto Vialle, Brazil

Eiji Wada, Japan

Norimitsu Wakao, Japan

Jeffrey C. Wang, USA

Masahiko Watanabe, Japan

Kota Watanabe, Japan

Kei Watanabe, Japan

Hee Kit Wong, Singapore

Shoji Yabuki, Japan

Hiroshi Yamada, Japan

Masatsune Yamagata, Japan

Toshihiko Yamashita, Japan

Masashi Yamazaki, Japan

Akiyoshi Yamazaki, Japan

Jin-Sup Yeom, South Korea

Kazunori Yone, Japan

Ikuho Yonezawa, Japan

Munehito Yoshida, Japan

Toshitaka Yoshii, Japan

Yasutsugu Yukawa, Japan

Editorial Office

Spine Surgery and Related Research Editorial Office
3-46-10, Nishigahara, Kita-ku, Tokyo, 114-0024, Japan
E-mail: ssrr@kyorin.co.jp
Tel: +81 3-3910-4311
Fax: +81 3-3949-0230