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  1. Degenerative Cervical Spine Disease May Not Progress Over Time
  2. Minimally Invasive Oxygen-Ozone Therapy for Lumbar Disk Herniation
  3. 2007 Report on DiscoGel
  4. Another Great Implant Made in the USA BUT Americans Can't Have It!
  5. Avoid Physician Owned Distributorship (Pod)
  6. Avoid Johnson and Johnson's Charlite and DepuyADRS
  7. Simulation of Lumbar Spine Biomechanics Using Abaqus
  8. Growth in Nonfusion and Artificial Discs Expected as Spinal Implant Market Flattens
  9. Legal Consequence to Failed Neck Surgery/ Industrial.
  10. Another study shows artificial disc replacement is a good alternative to fusion
  11. Percutaneous laser disc decompression for thoracic disc disease: report of 10 cases
  12. CD-Horizon
  13. Wrong level spine surgeries!
  14. ACDF results do not match perception (10% reoperation rate for single level??)
  15. Another Pain Mgt. Source
  16. coflex interlaminar lumbar device study
  17. The Pain Practitioner (free journal)
  18. Stryker Biotech indicted on several counts
  19. A prospective randomised study on the long-term effect of lumbar fusion on adj...
  20. Economic impact of improving outcomes of lumbar discectomy.
  21. Alternative bearing materials for intervertebral disc arthroplasty
  22. Patient must have Medtronic CD Horizon spinal system Removed
  23. The effect of different design concepts in lumbar total disc arthroplasty on the ...
  24. Building Better Bone Replacements With Bacteria
  25. Expression of cartilage-derived morphogenetic protein in human intervertebral....
  26. Factors associated with recurrent disc herniation and disc height loss.
  27. Judge’s ruling on artificial discs causes pain for Medtronic
  28. Depuy Spine: Genetically Engineered human protien for Degenerative Disc Disease
  29. On the Stiffness Matrix of the Intervertebral joint application to total disk...
  30. egoscue method
  31. Synthes Indicted Over Unapproved Study of Bone Cement
  32. New Opiod Medication
  33. The DoctorsTV
  34. Antibiotic Prophylactic Treatment for Dental Work
  35. Sagittal balance influences range of motion: an in vivo study with the ProDisc-C
  36. Minimally Invasive Anterolateral Approaches (lumbar spine)
  37. Surgical Implants Coated with One of 'Nature's Antibiotics' Could Prevent Infection
  38. Diagnosis and Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  39. Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Spine Surgery: An Evidence-based Clinical Guideline
  40. Thromboembolic Disease in Spinal Surgery
  41. Results and Analysis of Compassionate Use of Lumbar Disc Replacements (4yr Follow-up)
  42. Consequences of Athletic Activity in the Lumbar and Cervical Total Disc Replacement
  43. Lumbar Hybrid Arthroplasty Outcomes Analysis
  44. Single Level ProDisc®-C Total Disc Replacement Up to Four Years Follow-up
  45. Influence of different artificial disc kinematics on spine biomechanics
  46. Is there a need for navigation guided disc replacement?
  47. One-Level Lumbar Arthroplasty: Is There a Difference in Clinical Outcome (Age)?
  48. Visceral and Vascular Complications of Anterior Lumbar Disc Replacement
  49. Survivorship Analysis of the Charité Artificial Disc: Review of 1,938 Patients
  50. Effect of untreated degenerated disc on adjacent discs
  51. Effect of an Artificial Disc on Lumbar Spine Biomechanics
  52. Effect of the Total Facet Arthroplasty System after complete laminectomy-facetectomy
  53. The Twin Spine Study: Contributions to a changing view of disc degeneration
  54. HORIZON Peek Rod Web Cast 6/2007
  55. OsseoFix system for Spinal Fractures - Trial started.
  56. Pharmacy Mistakes....
  57. Sciatica of nondisc origin & piriformis syndrome -- magnetic resonance
  58. First Dynesys Hydroxyapatite-Coated Screws from Zimmer Spine Implanted in the United
  59. US Clinical Trial Procedures Underway
  60. FDA Approvable Letter Received
  61. ProDisc-C Receives FDA Approval
  62. Fentanyl Advisory
  63. Clinical Trials
  64. FDA Documentation
  65. Vascular complications of prosthetic inter-vertebral discs
  66. Two retroperitoneal surgical approaches for total disc arthroplasty
  67. FDA investigational device exemptions study of lumbar disc replacement with CHARITE
  68. Access strategies for revision or explantation of the Charité lumbar artificial disc
  69. Acquired spondylolysis after implantation of a lumbar ProDisc II
  70. Operative complication in a series of anterior lumbar interbody fusion procedures
  71. Post-operative pain patterns following total lumbar disc replacement
  72. Biomechanical analysis of rotational motions after disc arthroplasty
  73. Biomechanical comparison: fusion of 2 vertebrae vs. artificial invertebral disc
  74. Biomechanical evaluation: total disc replacement arthroplasty
  75. Cervical kinematics after fusion and bryan disc arthroplasty
  76. Charité lumbar artificial disc retrieval: lateral minimally invasive technique
  77. Charité total disc replacement--Results: 17yr follow-up
  78. Lumbar fusion versus nonsurgical treatment for chronic low back pain
  79. Review: lumbar fusion versus nonsurgical treatment for chronic low back pain
  80. Maverick lumbar total disc replacement: 2yr prospective follow-up
  81. Total lumbar disc replacement with ProDisc II: three-year results
  82. 1- and 2-level lumbar total disc arthroplasty v. circumferential lumbar fusion
  83. Complications and reoperations of the SB Charité lumbar disc prosthesis
  84. Complications and strategies for revision surgery in total disc replacement
  85. Complications and surgical revision for failed disc arthroplasty
  86. Complications of artificial disc replacement with the SB Charité disc
  87. Early failure of lumbar disc replacement: case report and review of the literature
  88. Effect of age on outcomes following 1-level lumbar arthroplasty
  89. Effect of intervertebral disc height after ProDisc-L lumbar disc replacement
  90. Effects of a cervical disc prosthesis on maintaining sagittal alignment
  91. General principles of total disc replacement arthroplasty
  92. History, design and biomechanics of the LINK SB Charité artificial disc
  93. Influence of the geometry of a ball-and-socket intervertebral prosthesis
  94. Long-term results of one-level lumbar arthroplasty
  95. Lumbar fusion outcomes in Washington State workers' compensation
  96. Lumbar total disc arthroplasty in patients older than 60: ProDisc prothesis
  97. Lumbar total disc arthroplasty with the ProDisc prosthesis in smokers v. nonsmokers
  98. Partial disc replacement with the PDN prosthetic disc nucleus device
  99. Polyethylene wear and rim fracture in total disc arthroplasty
  100. Polyethylene wear debris and long-term clinical failure of Charité disc prosthesis
  101. Prospective, randomized trial of metal-on-metal artificial lumbar disc replacement
  102. Metal-on-metal Maverick-type artificial lumbar disc: release of Co and Cr ions
  103. FDA study for the treatment of 1-level degenerative disc disease
  104. Strategies involving the CHARITE lumbar artificial disc replacement
  105. Revision of Charité artificial disc 9.5 yrs in vivo to a new Charité artificial disc
  106. Revision open anterior approaches for spine procedures
  107. Revision Strategies in Lumbar Total Disc Arthroplasty
  108. The fate of the adjacent motion segments after lumbar fusion
  109. Total lumbar disc replacement: different results for different levels
  110. Treatment of symptomatic adjacent-segment degeneration after lumbar fusion
  111. Vertical split fracture of the vertebral body after total disc replacement w/ProDisc
  112. Video-assisted versus open anterior lumbar spine fusion surgery
  113. Adverse events: bryan artificial cervical disc and anterior cervical arthrodesis
  114. Factors that may affect outcome in lumbar total disc replacement
  115. Intervertebral disc replacement for cervical degenerative disease
  116. Importance of abnormal loading as a cause of low back pain
  117. Implications of lumbar plexus anatomy for removal of total disc replacements
  118. Biomechanical behaviour of the lumbar spine
  119. Revision surgery after implantation of a vertebral disc prosthesis
  120. A biomechanical study of artificial cervical discs using computer simulation
  121. Lumbar total disc replacement candidates in a community-based spinal surgery practice
  122. Wear of an experimental metal-on-metal artificial disc for the lumbar spine
  123. Correlation of in vivo wear and damage patterns with in vitro TDR motion response
  124. Patient selection for lumbar arthroplasty and arthrodesis: effect of revision surgery
  125. The ability of diagnostic spinal injections to predict surgical outcomes
  126. Effect of uncovertebral joint excision on the motion response of the cervical spine
  127. Accuracy and validity of "Routine" X-rays in est. lumbar disc arthroplasty placement
  128. Dynamic characteristics of the normal, fused, and disc replacement cervical spines
  129. Bryan artificial cervical disc arthroplasty in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome
  130. An economic model of one-level lumbar arthroplasty versus fusion
  131. Posterior avulsion fracture during cervical disc replacement with ProDisc-C
  132. Significantly improved lumbar arthroplasty placement using image guidance
  133. The ProDisc-C prothesis - Clinical and radiological experience 1 year after surgery
  134. Comparison of biomechanical fcn: Mobile- vs. Fixed-core
  135. Total lumbar disc replacement in athletes: return to sport and athletic performance
  136. Range of motion change after cervical arthroplasty
  137. Survival and clinical outcome of SB Charite III disc replacement for back pain
  138. CHARITE versus ProDisc - A comparative study of a minimum 3-year follow-up
  139. Long-segment fusion of the thoracolumbar spine & a motion-preserving ADR
  140. Disc replacement using Pro-Disc C versus fusion
  141. Magnetic resonance imaging clarity of cervical arthroplasty devices
  142. Early removal of Maverick disc prosthesis: surgical findings & morphological changes
  143. Prevalence of heterotopic ossification following total disc replacement
  144. Heterotopic ossification in total cervical artificial disc replacement
  145. Kinematics in axial rotation of the lumbar spine after total interertebral DR
  146. Stability of lumbar spine after artificial disc replacement
  147. Evaluation of surgical volume and the early experience with lumbar total DR
  148. Multi-level cervical spinal segments & an elastomer-type prosthetic disc
  149. Revisability of the CHARITE artificial disc replacement
  150. Porous coated motion cervical disc replacement
  151. Computed tomography assessment of the accuracy of placement of artificial discs
  152. Vascular complications of prosthetic inter-vertebral discs
  153. Neck Pain Task Force Releases Findings
  154. Influence of facet and posterior muscle degeneration on clinical results
  155. Instant Axis of Rotation Facet Forces @ L5/S1 flexion/extension lateral bending
  156. Disc Arthroplasty Design influences Intervertebral Kinematics & Facet Forces
  157. Hybrid Procedure: Clinical Results in 93 Patients
  158. Neurosurg Focus. 2007 Jan, Biomechanics of the posterior lumbar articulating elements
  159. Assessment of efficacy and safety of sequestrectomy plus autologous disc chondrocytes
  160. Facet joint orientation in spondylolysis and isthmic spondylolisthesis.
  161. Lumbar total disc arthroplasty in patients older than 60 years of age
  162. Surgical Outcome Links