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Specific topics include predicting the static contact angle in circular capillary tubes, properties of injectable composite cements and their application in burst fracture of the spine, the surface modification of epoxy-ceramic coatings by plasma treatment, and analyzing low frequency noise induced by a spring floating slab.
My operation was to remedy a hairline fracture of the spine along with the complications of a bulging, previously inserted wire cage, and the replacement of three loose titanium screws - the Italian manufacturers actually sent a representative over to review my case as this had never happened before
Pathologist Dr Tony Caslin said therewas a fracture of the spine consistent with a fall from a height.