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Neurosurgery researchers at UC Davis Health System have used a new, leading-edge stem cell therapy to promote the growth of bone tissue following the removal of cervical discs -- the cushions between the bones in the neck ...
Neuroscience Sep 06, 2011 | 5 / 5 (8) | 5 |
(HealthDay)—A substantially high number of patients undergoing spinal fusion have a vitamin D deficiency or inadequacy, according to a study published in the March 15 issue of Spine.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Mar 28, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
A new study indicates that many patients undergoing spine surgery have low levels of vitamin D, which may delay their recovery.
Health Nov 03, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Spine surgery patients who got a bone growth stimulating agent as part of a clinical trial were three to five times more likely to develop cancer two to three years after being implanted with the product, according to a new ...
Cancer Nov 04, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0