Membership of Scientific Associations

  • Member of Società Italiana di Ortopedia e Traumatologia (S.I.O.T.) since January 1995

  • Member of Società Italiana di Chirurgia vertebrale (G.I.S.) since 1999

  • Member of the European Association of Research Groups for Spinal Osteoynthesis (A.R.G.O.S.) since February 2000

  • Fellow of the Scoliosis Research Society (S.R.S.) since 2007

  • Member of Eurospine (The Spine Society of Europe) since 2010

Main Publications

A new "keyhole" approach for multilevel anterior lumbar interbody fusion: the perinavel approach-technical note and literature review.

Bassani R, Querenghi AM, Cecchinato R, Morselli C, Casero G, Gavino D, Brock S, Ferlinghetti C.

Eur Spine J. 2018 Aug;27(8):1956-1963. doi: 10.1007/s00586-018-5659-0.

Revision surgery for degenerative spinal deformity: a case report and review of the literature.

Donnarumma P, Tarantino R, Nigro L, Fragale M, Bassani R, Delfini R.

Spinal Cord Ser Cases. 2017 Nov 30;3:17085. doi: 10.1038/s41394-017-0008-9. eCollection 2017

Video-Assisted Anterior Retroperitoneal Approach to the Lumbar Spine. A Minimal Invasive Technique Improved by the Use of Endoscopic Camera to Treat Lumbar Spine Diseases

Roberto Bassani1, Riccardo Cecchinato1, Carlotta Morselli2, Pedro Berjano1, Claudio Lamartina1

International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 2016, 7, 94-100

Classification of sagittal imbalance based on spinal alignment and compensatory mechanism

C. Lamartina, R. Cecchinato, R. Bassani, G. Casero, M. Pejrona, P. Berjano

Eur Spine J (2015) 24:893 DOI 10.1007/s00586-015-3885-2

Transthoracic lateral retropleural minimally invasive microdiscectomy for T9-T10 disc herniation.

Berjano P, Garbossa D, Damilano M, Pejrona M, Bassani R, Doria C.

Eur Spine J. 2014 Jun;23(6):1376-8. doi: 10.1007/s00586-014-3369-9

Anterior multiple cervical corpectomy and fusion.

Bassani R, Lamartina C, Casero G, Berjano P.

Eur Spine J. 2014 Sep;23(9):2024-5. doi: 10.1007/s00586-014-3497-2.

Minimally invasive double approach (anterior and posterior) to the lumbar spine in revision surgery.

Bassani R, Sinigaglia A, Lamartina C.

Eur Spine J. 2012 Sep;21(9):1900-2.

Metabolic effects of vitamin D active metabolites in monolayer and micromass cultures of nucleus pulposus and annulus fibrosus cells isolated from human intervertebral disc.

Colombini A, Lanteri P, Lombardi G, Grasso D, Recordati C, Lovi A, Banfi G, Bassani R, Brayda-Bruno M.

Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2012 Jun;44(6):1019-30. doi: 10.1016/j.biocel.2012.03.012. Epub 2012 Mar 28.

Criteria to restore the sagittal balance in deformity and degenerative spondylolisthesis.

Lamartina C, Berjano P, Petruzzi M, Sinigaglia A, Casero G, Cecchinato R, Damilano M, Bassani R.

Eur Spine J. 2012 May;21 Suppl 1:S27-31. doi: 10.1007/s00586-012-2236-9. Epub 2012 Mar 13. Review.

Failures and revisions in surgery for sagittal imbalance. Analysis of factors influencing failure

P. Berjano, G. Casero, A. Sinigaglia, R. Cecchinato, R. Bassani, C. Lamartina

European Spine Journal April 2012, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 769

Validation of three methods for calculation of the need correction in surgery for sagittal imbalance

P. Berjano, R. Cecchinato, M. Petruzzi, M. Damilano, R. Bassani, C. Lamartina

European Spine Journal April 2012, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 783

Video-assisted minimally invasive lumbar total disc replacement.

Bassani R, Sinigaglia A, Lamartina C.

Eur Spine J. 2011 Dec;20(12):2282-3. doi: 10.1007/s00586-011-2077-y.

Anterior cervical decompression and 360° fusion with posterior pedicle screws C6-C7.

Bassani R, Cecchinato R, Lamartina C.

Eur Spine J. 2015 Jun;24 Suppl 5:652-3. doi: 10.1007/s00586-015-3797-1.

Circumferential fusion with lateral masses screws in cervical post-traumatic instability.

Bassani R, Cecchinato R, Lamartina C.

Eur Spine J. 2015 Jun;24 Suppl 5:645-6. doi: 10.1007/s00586-015-3792-6.

In-situ L5-S1 fusion of a stable, sagittally balanced L5 spondyloptosis.

Lamartina C, Bassani R, Cecchinato R, Sinigaglia A, Berjano P.

Eur Spine J. 2014 Dec;23(12):2769-70.

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