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Interesting article on Spinal Fusion

TraseeTTrasee Posts: 571
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:43 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
I came across this article on Facebook.... http://apps.facebook.com/causes/posts/436853?m=35a33162 Very Interesting reading. And not so long to cause nodding heads!! LOL


  • j.howiejj.howie Brentwood, Ca., USAPosts: 1,730
    I agree especially on the part about instrumentation. I did far better with this
    XLIF fusion without instrumentation. Than I did with the conventional fusions with instrumentation. There is getting to be much better technology. And with that. I think the numbers will go up.
    Click my name to see my Medical history
    You get what you get, not what you deserve......I stole that from Susan (rip)
    Today is yours to embrace........ for tomorrow, who knows what might be starring you in the face!
  • I agree Jim, As long as researchers continue to make surgeries less invasive, more people will get them!
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