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Title Advances in spinal fusion : molecular science, biomechanics, and clinical management / edited by Kai-Uwe Lewandrowski [and others]
Published New York : M. Dekker, ©2004


Description 1 online resource (ix, 806 pages) : illustrations
Contents Preface; Contents; Reduction and Fixation of Sacroiliac Joint Dislocation by the Combined Use of S1 Pedicle Screws and an Iliac Rod; Percutaneous Vertebroplasty in the Treatment of Osteoporotic Fractures; Biomechanics of Vertebroplasty; Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty for the Treatment of Painful Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures; Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Implants for Spinal Fusion: Biomechanical and Clinical Advantages of a New Material
Summary Over 140 specialists detail the newest materials and devices for improving clinical success with spinal fusion, including advances in biodegradable implants, recombinant DNA, stem cell isolation and transfection and 2D and 3D scaffolds for cells
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Spinal fusion.
Spine -- Surgery.
Biomedical materials.
Spinal Fusion -- methods
Biomedical and Dental Materials
Biocompatible Materials
Biomechanical Phenomena
Prostheses and Implants
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Biomedical materials
Spinal fusion
Spine -- Surgery
Form Electronic book
Author Lewandrowski, Kai-Uwe
ISBN 0824743105