spinal fusion


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Noun1.spinal fusion - correction of an unstable part of the spine by joining two or more vertebrae; usually done surgically but sometimes done by traction or immobilization
correction - treatment of a specific defect; "the correction of his vision with eye glasses"
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com adds "Global Spinal Fusion Industry Report 2015" and "Global Spinal Fusion Market, Procedure Volume and Forecast" reports with 2020 forecasts data and information to its online business intelligence library.
Spinal implants are segmented by product type, into spinal fusion and spinal non-fusion, wherein spinal fusion fuses vertebrae together to treat back pain and is commonly done in the lumbar region of the lower back and is by far the most common spine procedure globally.
With spinal fusion surgeries receiving extensive scrutiny from various facets of the U.
Melbourne, Australia, Aug 17, 2009 - (ABN Newswire) - Australian regenerative medicine company, Mesoblast Limited (ASX:MSB)(PINK:MBLTY), today announced that it has received clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) for a Phase 2 clinical trial of its allogeneic or "off-the-shelf" adult stem cells in minimally invasive lumbar spinal fusion surgery.
The US minimally invasive spinal fusion market was valued at nearly $345 million in 2006, according to new research from Millennium Research Group (MRG).
Minneapolis, MN, announced the Australian Therapeutic Good Administration (TGA) has approved Infuse Bone Graft/LT-Cage, Inter Fix and Inter Fix RP devices for spinal fusion.
PHILADELPHIA -- Spinal disk replacement was at least as effective as conventional spinal fusion for treating patients with degenerative disk disease in results from several manufacturer-sponsored studies reported at the annual meeting of the North American Spine Society.
Following this pilot study, which was completed three months ahead of schedule, Orthovita will now begin an expanded pivotal study as a component of ongoing clinical trials to measure the safety and effectiveness of RHAKOSS for patients undergoing cervical spinal fusion surgery.
In a rabbit spinal fusion model, the product demonstrated bone formation and fusion rates comparable to current bone grafting techniques.
The countries examined in this report (Australia, Japan and South Korea) all have stable traditional spinal fusion markets.
CHICAGO, June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- There is good news for golfers suffering from chronic low back pain and needing spinal fusion surgery.
The Spinal Fusion - Pipeline Review, 2015 is a market research report on medical devices sector that provides comprehensive information on the spinal fusion pipeline products with comparative analysis of the products at various stages of development.