Captiva Spine continues to add new capabilities to the TowerLOX MIS Pedicle
Screw System for surgeons who appreciate controlled, repeatable, and less invasive rod delivery and reduction.
Jeffrey Johnson, president of Zavation, said: "The combination of Zavation's pedicle
screw system and SpineGuard's innovative technology creates a new option for spine surgeons.
Translaminar screw (TLS) fixation represents an alternative to pedicle
For this purpose, during the preoperative phase, the surgeon carefully analyses the bone quality, the pedicle
morphology and orientation, and establishes the screw entry point in the vertebra (fig.
Compression or retraction of the LIMA pedicle
during surgical dissection has probably caused an arterial spasm, a decreased blood flow to LAD coronary artery and an anterior myocardial infarction.
The court further held that the patient did not prove that the off-label use of pedicle
screws was subject to federal study or mandatory monitoring, and thus the hospital was not required by federal regulations to obtain the patients' informed consent.
If your association conducts industry-sponsored educational programs or trade shows that include discussions or displays of consumer products, remember the term pedicle
The FDA estimates that 350,000 people may already have received pedicle
screw implants, and the agency's medical experts report that the screws can be expected to break in about 5 percent of patients.
The occurrence of Podichnus traces provides indirect evidence that Waconella individuals had pedicles
that were splayed into papillae or rootlets on the ends, as discussed in Bromley and Surlyk (1973).
says there are several candidate muscles for pedicle
grafts to the heart.
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) methods are frequently used for implanting traditional spinal implant devices, such as interbody devices and pedicle
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its Percusys percutaneous pedicle