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Table 1 TLICS score [8]

From: Role of minimally invasive percutaneous fixation in thoracolumbar fractures: a prospective study

ParameterPoints
Morphology
 Compression fracture1
 Burst fracture2
 Translational/rotational3
 Distraction4
Neurologic involvement
 Intact0
 Nerve root2
 Cord, conus medullaris
  Incomplete3
  Complete2
  Cauda equina3
Posterior ligamentous complex
 Intact0
 Injury suspected/indeterminate2
 Injured3
Management
 Non-operative0–3
 Non-operative or operative4
 Operative≥ 5