By L. Dade Lunsford, Brian R. Subach, Gerald E. Rodts
Dramatic alterations in spinal stabilization have taken position within the final years and the velocity of swap keeps to speed up. This quantity is a wonderful replicate of the evolution of spinal stabilization. It brings jointly the most recent and such a lot complete stories in minimally-invasive and novel surgical techniques and spinal stabilization ideas. Highlights in new biomaterials together with radiolucent, bioresorbable, and conventional titanium are mentioned via specialists. organic advances together with using bone morphogenetic protein in anterior lumbar interbody fusion in addition to computer-assisted image-guided surgical ideas are validated. The part on instrumentation and approach represents the main up to date advances in surgical process and administration of spinal problems. Illustrations integrated in every one bankruptcy record those first-class papers. since it is a needs to for all surgeons appearing spinal surgical procedure to maintain updated during this fast paced box this booklet is quintessential.
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Advances in Spinal Stabilization by L. Dade Lunsford, Brian R. Subach, Gerald E. Rodts
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