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com/research/66fnpx/global_minimally_i) has announced the addition of the "Global Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Devices Market 2011-2015" report to their offering.
TechNavio's report, Global Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF) Surgery Market 2010-2014, has been prepared based on in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts.
clinical use of the Blazer Vertebral Augmentation System demonstrates our commitment to be the innovative leader in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures.
Radiographs revealed the impression of five new vertebral compression fractures from T4 to T8.
Following this acquisition, Stryker said it can provide its customers a comprehensive product portfolio containing some of the least minimally invasive vertebral compression fracture treatment options available today and expand its presence in key markets with products that complement and enhance Stryker`s current offerings.
Decreased respiratory function in postmenopausal osteoporotic women with vertebral compression fractures has been demonstrated in previous studies (3-5).
The role of imaging in the evaluation of a suspected vertebral compression fracture is extremely important in terms of patient selection.
We are pleased to offer spine surgeons increased options for treating patients with debilitating spine deformities, such as vertebral compression fractures.
We are conducting clinical studies for the use of CORTOSS in vertebral compression fracture repair in the U.
A vertebral compression fracture forces a vertebra to collapse, and the spinal column above it to assume an abnormal forward curve, resulting in considerable back pain and a hunchbacked appearance.