TITLE

The Current State of Cervical and Lumbar Spinal Disc Arthroplasty

AUTHOR(S)
Orr, R. Douglas; Postak, Paul D.; Rosca, Mircea; Greenwald, A. Seth
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2007 Supplement 3, Vol. 89-A, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the advance technologies for artificial disc arthroplasty in the U.S. According to the surgeon, specific pain generators may include the disc as well as the facet joints at multiple levels of the spinal column. The treatments objective is to reduce pain, maintain or restore stability, correct height loss, and offer motion preservation.
ACCESSION #
27093557

 

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