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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.