Treatment of lumbar pars interarticularis stress injuries in athletes with intravenous bisphosphonates: five case studies.

Treatment of lumbar pars interarticularis stress injuries in athletes with intravenous bisphosphonates: five case studies. Clin J Sport Med. 2011 Mar;21(2):141-3 Authors: Chambers SA, Clarke A, Wolman R PMID: 21358506 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Full Article Link ….

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Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 4-2011. A 4-year-old boy with back pain and hypercalcemia.

Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 4-2011. A 4-year-ancient boy with back pain and hypercalcemia. N Engl J Med. 2011 Feb 10;364(6):552-62 Authors: El Saleeby CM, Grottkau BE, Friedmann AM, Westra SJ, Sohani AR PMID: 21306242 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Full Article Link ….

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Retrospective review of lumbosacral dissociations in blast injuries.

Retrospective assess of lumbosacral dissociations in blast injuries. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Apr 1;36(7):E469-75 Authors: Helgeson MD, Lehman RA, Cooper P, Frisch M, Andersen RC, Bellabarba C Retrospective assess of medical records and radiographs. PMID: 21358474 [PubMed – in process] Full Article Link ….

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Epidural block-induced ligamentum flavum hematoma mimicking epidural hematoma in the lumbar spine: a case report.

Epidural block-induced ligamentum flavum hematoma mimicking epidural hematoma in the lumbar spine: a case report. Spine J. 2011 Feb;11(2):e23-7 Authors: Lee YS, Yi JS, Kim HJ, Kim JO, Choi ES The ligamentum flavum may undergo various pathologic changes, including hypertrophy, calcification, ossification, and cyst formation. Ligamentum flavum hematoma (LFH) is a rare cause of spinal […]

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Anatomical variations of iliolumbar artery and its relation with surgical landmarks.

Anatomical variations of iliolumbar artery and its family member with surgical landmarks. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2010;44(6):464-8 Authors: Kiray A, Akçal? O, Tayefi H, Ko?ay C, Ergür I The aim of this study was to reveal the variations of origin of iliolumbar artery, and its relations with the surrounding surgically vital anatomical structures. PMID: 21358253 […]

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Damage accumulation in vertebral trabecular bone depends on loading mode and direction.

Hurt accumulation in vertebral trabecular bone depends on loading mode and direction. J Biomech. 2011 Apr 7;44(6):1164-9 Authors: Wolfram U, Wilke HJ, Zysset PK Osteoporotic vertebral breaks constitute a major clinical problem in ageing societies. A third of all vertebral breaks is caused by falls, 15% by lifting gray loads or traffic accidents and over […]

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Spinal cord infarct in a calf after aortic catheter implantation.

Spinal cord infarct in a calf after aortic catheter implantation. J Vet Intern Med. 2011 Mar-Apr;25(2):400-4 Authors: Offinger J, Meyer H, Ulrich R, Beineke A, Fischer J, Flieshardt C, Tipold A, Rehage J PMID: 21352373 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Full Article Link ….

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Effect of nitroglycerin ointment on bone density and strength in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial.

Effect of nitroglycerin ointment on bone density and strength in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2011 Feb 23;305(8):800-7 Authors: Jamal SA, Hamilton CJ, Eastell R, Cummings SR Nitroglycerin stimulates bone formation and inhibits bone resorption, is inexpensive, and is widely available. Its effects on bone density, bone structure, and bone strength are unknown. PMID: […]

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A rare association of spontaneous pneumorrhachis with spondylolisthesis and lumbosacral vacuum phenomenon: a case report with review of literature.

A rare association of spontaneous pneumorrhachis with spondylolisthesis and lumbosacral vacuum phenomenon: a case report with assess of literature. Neurol India. 2011 Jan-Feb;59(1):120-1 Authors: Kumaran SP, Gupta K, Singh SS Spontaneous pneumorrhachis, non-traumatic, non-iatrogenic air within the spinal canal, is a very rare occurrence. We report a case of spontaneous pneumorrhachis, multiple air pockets in […]

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Retrieval of retained Jamshidi needle fragments during minimally invasive surgery.

Retrieval of retained Jamshidi needle fragments during minimally invasive surgery. J Neurosurg Spine. 2011 May;14(5):681-4 Authors: Wang MY, Block S As surgical techniques evolve, new intraoperative complications are prone to occur. With percutaneous spinal fixation, the control of implants and instruments can be a challenge when compared with open surgery, particularly if unintended instruments are […]

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