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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-06-19T03:21:12-0400
The purpose of this study is to determine the clinical success of DePuy Spine Titanium Surgical Mesh with MOSS Miami Spinal Fixation System Pedicle Screws in the treatment of one or two le...
Subjects who are having a lumbar puncture as part of their clinical care will be randomized to either a traditional landmark based lumbar puncture or ultrasound guided lumbar puncture. The...
The purpose of this study is to determine whether using active low intensity pulsed ultrasound as adjunct therapy following single level posterior instrumented lumbar surgery increases the...
The purpose of this trial is to assess whether the Total Posterior Spine System (TOPS System) is more effective than transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) when used to stabilize a ...
Clinicians are often unable to successfully do a spinal tap. Ultrasound has been proposed as a method to improve success but it is not known if it helps. This study is designed to see if u...
Vascular injury complications during lumbar discectomy are rare but potentially life-threatening. Therefore, an early diagnosis and effective treatment management is required for these complications.
Open laminectomy has been regarded as the standard surgical procedure for lumbar lateral recess stenosis during the last decades. Although percutaneous endoscopic lumbar decompression has led to succe...
To review the literature related to iatrogenic lumbar artery injury (ILAI) in spine surgery with a focus on which iatrogenic operation may cause lumbar artery (LA) injury.
Safe surgical approaches to the anterolateral lumbar spine require a good working knowledge of the anatomy and anatomical variations of this region. As the iliolumbar vein is in the vicinity of both o...
Lumbar spinal fusion is an established surgical technique in spine surgery. The goal of spinal fusion is a biomechanically lasting interbody union, which can be accomplished through different surgica...
Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.
Tapping of the subarachnoid space in the lumbar region, usually between the third and fourth lumbar vertebrae.
The lumbar and sacral plexuses taken together. The fibers of the lumbosacral plexus originate in the lumbar and upper sacral spinal cord (L1 to S3) and innervate the lower extremities.
Cystic mass containing lymph from diseased lymphatic channels or following surgical trauma or other injury.
A nerve originating in the lumbar spinal cord (usually L2 to L4) and traveling through the lumbar plexus to provide motor innervation to extensors of the thigh and sensory innervation to parts of the thigh, lower leg, and foot, and to the hip and knee joints.