*  Five-year adjacent-level degenerative changes in patients with single-level disease treated using lumbar total disc replacement...
... degenerative changes from a prospective multicenter study in which patients were randomized to either total disc replacement ( ... The authors report the 5-year results for radiographically demonstrated adjacent-level ... Five-year adjacent-level degenerative changes in patients with single-level disease treated using lumbar total disc replacement ... Adjacent-level degeneration was characterized by a composite score including disc height loss, endplate sclerosis, osteophytes ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Five-year-adjacent-level-degenerative/23082849.html
*  Surgery with disc prosthesis versus rehabilitation in patients with low back pain and degenerative disc: two year follow-up of...
The fate of facet joint and adjacent level disc degeneration following total lumbar disc replacement: a prospective clinical, x ... Earlier addressed but unresolved questions are the incidence of adjacent level degeneration after total disc replacement and ... Total disc replacement surgery for symptomatic degenerative lumbar disc disease: a systematic review of the literature. Eur ... Charite total disc replacement-clinical and radiographical results after an average follow-up of 17 years. Eur Spine J2006;15: ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/342/bmj.d2786
*  CiNii 論文 - The Biomechanical Effect of Postoperative Hypolordosis in Instrumented Lumbar...
The Fate of Facet Joint and Adjacent Level Disc Degeneration Following Total Lumbar Disc Replacement : A Prospective Clinical, ... Adjacent Segment Disease after Lumbar or Lumbosacral Fusion : Review of the Literature PARK Paul , GARTON Hugh J. , GALA Vishal ... Biomechanical Changes at Adjacent Segments Following Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Using Tapered Cages RAO Raj D. , DAVID ... Adjacent Segment Motion After a Simulated Lumbar Fusion in Different Sagittal Alignments : A Biomechanical Analysis AKAMARU ...
  https://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/10018091217
*  Hypertension sub-cluster 92
To evaluate effects of total disc replacement (TDR) on spine biomechanics at the treated and adjacent levels. Previous studies ... Facet joint biomechanics at the treated and adjacent levels after total disc ... ... A total of 41 hypertensive patients were assessed over the course of a 1-year successful anti-hypertensive ... ... Methods A total of 180 essential hypertension patients were enrolled in our study. The ... ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/89/Hypertension/sub-92-p13.html
*  January 1st, 2010 - Volume 35 - Issue 1 : Spine
Total range of motion was preserved in the operated and superior adjacent levels. No change was observed in adjacent disc ... A cadaveric model was used to test the kinematic properties of the ProDisc-L total disc replacement, and its effects on the ... Short Segment Coronal Plane Deformity After Two-Level Lumbar Total Disc Replacement. Ching, Alexander C.; Birkenmaier, Christof ... Biomechanical Evaluation of the Kinematics of the Cadaver Lumbar Spine Following Disc Replacement With the Prodisc-L Prosthesis ...
  https://journals.lww.com/spinejournal/toc/2010/01010
*  Adjacent Level Disease: Can Cervical Arthroplasty Decrease the Risk? - Spine Summit 2016 Meeting Highlight: ACDF has become the...
... three times the risk of needing surgery for adjacent segment disease compared to patients treated with total disc replacement. ... ProDisc-C total disc replacement versus anterior cervical discectomy and fusion for single-level symptomatic cervical disc ... three times the risk of needing surgery for adjacent segment disease compared to patients treated with total disc replacement, ... including total disc replacement.. A number of devices are available for cervical arthroplasty, all of which have shown similar ...
  https://www.spineuniverse.com/professional/news/spine-summit-2016/adjacent-level-disease-can-cervical-arthroplasty-decrease-risk
*  US Patent # 7,048,766. Methods and apparatus for total disc replacements with oblique keels - Patents.com
Artificial disc replacement (ADR) systems with intradiscal components feature non anterior-posterior (A-P) or oblique-oriented ... The additional stress results in premature disc degeneration of the adjacent discs. Prosthetic disc replacement offers many ... Methods and apparatus for total disc replacements with oblique keels Abstract. Artificial disc replacement (ADR) systems with ... Generally disc degeneration is painless. Premature or accelerated disc degeneration is known as degenerative disc disease. A ...
  http://patents.com/us-7048766.html
*  Artificial lumbar disc effective at 11-year follow-up - Spinal News International
... "questions remain regarding long-term complications and whether total disc replacement can prevent adjacent segment degeneration ... In the short- to mid-term, lumbar total disc replacement has at least equivalent clinical results compared with lumbar fusion. ... "For the correct patients, total disc replacement is a safe and effective procedure as an alternative to lumbar fusion," ... Upper adjacent level range of motion decreased from 6.7 degrees to 5.2 degrees (p=0.0143) and lower adjacent level range of ...
  https://spinalnewsinternational.com/artificial-lumbar-disc-effective-at-11-year-follow-up/
*  Centinel Spine Announces that UnitedHealthcare Will Now Cover prodisc L Anterior Lumbar Total Disc Replacement | BioSpace
Centinel Spine Announces that UnitedHealthcare Will Now Cover prodisc L Anterior Lumbar Total Disc Replacement - read this ... High-level scientific evidence from FDA studies in the US have clearly shown the safety, effectiveness, decreased adjacent ... prodisc is the most studied Total Disc Replacement technology in the world, with over 400 publications demonstrating its long- ... Centinel Spine Announces that UnitedHealthcare Will Now Cover prodisc L Anterior Lumbar Total Disc Replacement. Published: Aug ...
  https://www.biospace.com/article/releases/centinel-spine-announces-that-unitedhealthcare-will-now-cover-prodisc-l-anterior-lumbar-total-disc-replacement/
*  Patent US7927374 - Artificial spinal disc - Google Patents
The present invention relates to methods and devices for the treatment of disc disease and spinal deformities with an ... total disc replacement prosthetic. US20160030192 *. Oct 2, 2015. Feb 4, 2016. DePuy Synthes Products, LLC. Articulating Disc ... The rationale for the development of the artificial disc is to prevent adjacent segment disease. Artificial disc devices can be ... Intervertebral disc replacement prosthesis. WO2005046534A1. Oct 19, 2004. May 26, 2005. Laurent Salle. Total intervertebral- ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US7927374?dq=6,563,928
*  Radiograph showing interbody fusion after the extreme l | Open-i
Theoretically, this can be prevented by performing motion-preserving surgeries such as total disc replacement, facet ... The main problem of fusion is the disruption of the biomechanics of the rest of the spine; leading to adjacent level disease. ... Theoretically, this can be prevented by performing motion-preserving surgeries such as total disc replacement, facet ... Access to the L5-S1 disc is not possible and the L4-5 disc level can be obstructed by a high iliac crest or aberrant lumbar ...
  https://openi.nlm.nih.gov/detailedresult.php?img=PMC4522460_asj-9-645-g009&req=4
*  Total Disc Replacement Los Angeles | Spine Surgery Los Angeles
Total disc replacement is a spine surgery used to replace a damaged intervertebral discs. Spine Surgery is offered by Dr. ... Damage to adjacent structures. With total disc replacement, patients have significantly less back pain and greatly improved ... Total Disc Replacement Surgery. Total disc replacement is a surgical procedure in which the diseased or damaged intervertebral ... Total disc replacement surgery may be recommended in patients who have back pain from degenerative disc disease, a condition of ...
  http://www.laorthoexperts.com/total-disc-replacement-surgery/
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Cervical axial rotation at fusion | Read by QxMD
BACKGROUND: Cervical total disc replacement was developed to preserve motion and reduce adjacent-level degeneration relative to ... In vitro biomechanical analysis after cervical disc replacement (CDR) with a novel artificial disc prosthesis (mobile core) was ... yet concerns remain that total disc replacement will lead to altered facet joint loading and long-term facet joint arthrosis. ... pressure and surface area at the treated and superior adjacent levels before and after discectomy, disc replacement, and fusion ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/16055
*  LDR to Present Results of Clinical Studies on Mobi-C® Cervical Disc at the 2012 North American Spine Society Meeting
Comparison of outcomes after treatment of cervical degenerative disc disease at one or two levels with total disc replacement ... The study will continue for a total of 10 years in order to learn more about long-term adjacent disc status above and below ... Outcomes of cervical total disc replacement with up to 5 years follow-up: A prospective study of 384 Patients - JP Steib, MD, ... "We are enthusiastic about the volume of clinical data that supports the use of Mobi-C in total disc replacement (TDR) as ...
  https://www.mdtmag.com/news/2012/10/ldr-present-results-clinical-studies-mobi-c%C2%AE-cervical-disc-2012-north-american-spine-society-meeting
*  The Mechanism of the Chiropractic Spinal Adjustment/Manipulation: Subluxation Degeneration - Part 4 of a 5-Part Series - US...
... adjacent degeneration after spinal fusionand non-fusion procedures such as dynamic stabilization and total disc replacement." [ ... "To determine the effects of total sagittal lordosis on spinal kinematics and degree of disc degeneration in the lumbar spine. ... A dose-response relationship between severity of disc degeneration and intervertebral disc height in the lumbosacral spine. ... "Motion and the segmental contribution to the total mobility tended to be lower at the border of lordosis, especially at the ...
  http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=817:the-mechanism-of-the-chiropractic-spinal-adjustment-manipulation-subluxation-degeneration-part-4-of-a-5-part-series&Itemid=320
*  Mechanical Characterization of a Viscoelastic Disc for Lumbar Total Disc Replacement | Journal of Medical Devices | ASME DC
"Range of Motion and Adjacent Level Degeneration After Lumbar Total Disc Replacement," Spine J., 6 (3), pp. 242-247. [CrossRef] ... Mechanical Characterization of a Viscoelastic Disc for Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Edward C. Benzel, Isador H. Lieberman, E. ... Park, C. K., Ryu, K. S., and Jee, W. H., 2008, "Degenerative Changes of Discs and Facet Joints in Lumbar Total Disc Replacement ... Return to: Mechanical Characterization of a Viscoelastic Disc for Lumbar Total Disc Replacement ...
  http://medicaldevices.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/article.aspx?articleid=1451392
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Biomechanical comparison of anterior cervical fusion | Read by QxMD
As an alternative to spinal fusion, cervical total disc replacement (cTDR) or dynamically implants were increasingly used. This ... BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Adjacent level degeneration (ALD) has been reported as one of the long-term consequences of anterior ... In vitro investigation of a new dynamic cervical implant: comparison to spinal fusion and total disc replacement. ... read/26684468/in-vitro-investigation-of-a-new-dynamic-cervical-implant-comparison-to-spinal-fusion-and-total-disc-replacement ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/16063
*  US7347130B2 - Apparatus and method for cutting spinal implants - Google Patents
... and replacement of the excised disc with biologically acceptable plugs or bone wedges. The plugs are placed between adjacent ... Conventional procedures for a fusion procedure include partial or total excision of an injured disc portion, e.g., discectomy, ... A61F2/44-Joints for the spine, e.g. vertebrae, spinal discs * A61F2/4455-Joints for the spine, e.g. vertebrae, spinal discs for ... Adjustable vertebral body replacement US5702449A (en) 1995-06-07. 1997-12-30. Danek Medical, Inc.. Reinforced porous spinal ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US7347130
*  US20110137346A1 - Posterior dynamic stabilization system - Google Patents
... with or without the combination of a total disc replacement implant. ... generally in combination with a fusion implant to replace a disc D, and to preserve motion in an adjacent disc D, at the spinal ... for fusing adjacent vertebrae V or dynamically replacing an intervertebral disc D between adjacent vertebrae V. The dynamic ... Facet and disc arthroplasty system and method US20080306533A1 (en) 2008-12-11. Deflection rod system for use with a vertebral ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US20110137346A1/en
*  Klippel-Feil syndrome - Wikipedia
Another type of arthroplasty that is becoming an alternate choice to spinal fusion is Total Disc Replacement. Total disc ... Adjacent segment disease can be addressed by performing cervical disc arthroplasty using a device such as the Bryan cervical ... Phillips FM, Garfin SR (September 2005). "Cervical disc replacement". Spine. 30 (17 Suppl): S27-33. doi:10.1097/01.brs. ... disc prosthesis. The option of the surgery is to maintain range of motion and attenuate the rate of adjacent segment disease ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klippel%E2%80%93Feil_syndrome
*  Patent US8057549 - Apparatus and method for performing spinal surgery - Google Patents
... second compressible members are sized to substantially replace the nucleus pulposus of first and a second intervertebral discs ... The compressible member is configured to be placed in a cavity in an intervertebral disc and to be secured to the first ... Further, total disc replacement devices require removal of a substantial portion the disc and attachment to the adjacent ... Specifically, as a result of the oversized implant relative to the narrow disc space, total disc replacement often results in a ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US8057549?dq=6322901
*  Frontiers | Finite Element Study of a Lumbar Intervertebral Disc Nucleus Replacement Device | Bioengineering and Biotechnology
... fusion and total disc replacement that have the potential to reduce pain and restore motion for patients with degenerative disc ... fusion and total disc replacement that have the potential to reduce pain and restore motion for patients with degenerative disc ... The novel nucleus replacement device resulted in similar compressive displacement, endplate stress, and annulus stress and ... The novel nucleus replacement device resulted in similar compressive displacement, endplate stress, and annulus stress and ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fbioe.2016.00093/full
*  Two-level cervical disc replacement: perspectives and patient selectio | OAS
... adjacent segment disease, reoperation rate, and total intervention cost. Results: Fourteen studies were included in this review ... Keywords: cervical disc replacement, anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, two-level, patient selection, outcomes, conflict ... Postulated benefits of cervical disc replacement compared to anterior cervical discectomy and fusion include preserved motion ... Cervical disc replacement (CDR) is an emerging treatment option for cervical degenerative disease. ...
  https://www.dovepress.com/two-level-cervical-disc-replacement-perspectives-and-patient-selection-peer-reviewed-article-OAS
*  Anterior Cervical Disc Fusion Does not Affect the Presence of Cervical Vestibular-Evoked Myogenic Potential.
Total Disc Replacement. The replacement of intervertebral discs in the spinal column with artificial devices. The procedure is ... We report a rare case of cervical spine trauma through a cervical disc replacement and adjacent multilevel disc fusions. ... Clinical Outcome After Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion and Cervical Total Disc Replacement ... Cervical disc replacement (CDR) is a viable option for the surgical treatment o... ...
  https://www.bioportfolio.com/resources/pmarticle/1925635/Anterior-Cervical-Disc-Fusion-Does-not-Affect-the-Presence-of-Cervical-Vestibular.html
*  Most recent papers with the keyword cervical degenerative disc disease | Read by QxMD
Total disc replacement (TDR) using Mobi-C cervical artificial disc might be promising to treat symptomatic degenerative disc ... Elimination of motion though results in accelerated degeneration of the adjacent level, known as adjacent level disease. Motion ... Total disc replacement using tissue-engineered intervertebral discs in the canine cervical spine. ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29053719/total-disc-replacement-using-tissue-engineered-intervertebral-discs-in-the-canine-cervical- ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/96209