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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The market study includes insights on segmentation by-products (spinal fusion implants, spine biologics, VCF treatment devices, spinal non-fusion implants, and spine bone growth electrical stimulation devices), end-users (hospitals, specialty orthopedic and spine centers, and ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs)), surgery (open spine surgery and MI spine surgeries), and geography (North America, APAC, Europe, Latin America, and MEA).
For these patients, spinal fusion surgery (i.e., spinal implants to correct the curvature of the spine and fusion surgery) may be used to permanently stabilize and correct spinal curvatures.
The Tether -- Vertebral Body Tethering System is designed to continue to correct a patient's curvature as they grow while maintaining fuller range of motion compared with spinal fusion. The device includes anchors and vertebral body screws placed into the same side of each vertebra in the curved part of the spine through an incision on the side of the chest.
Summary: Spinal fusion can be defined as the orthopedic procedure which involves the fusion of two or more vertebrae to restrict the movement of the affected vertebrae and to reduce the pain suffered by the patient.
Link is a in orthopedic technologies and was looking for a company to further develop a comprehensive spinal fusion system focused on facet fixation and minimally invasive surgery.
The DMC concluded from these data that the study reached futility, meaning that there is low statistical probability for the study to meet the pre-defined primary efficacy objective in adults undergoing elective spinal fusion surgery after completing a planned Phase 3 expansion of the study.
The 14-time major champion, back on top form after spinal fusion surgery, leads holders the United States against Europe starting Friday, the Americans seeking their first victory on European soil in 25 years.
Following the sale, Benvenue Medical will focus in accelerating growth opportunities in the large market for its Luna 3D Interbody Fusion System, one of the largest footprint yet least invasive devices for posterior lumbar interbody spinal fusion. The Luna 3D System is comprised of a PEEK implant designed to expand in multiple dimensions within the disc space, first in footprint, second in height and third in lordosis.
She underwent a spinal decompression and instrumented spinal fusion by Dr.
Spinal fusion - where two or more vertebrae are joined together with a section of bone to stabilise and strengthen the spine.