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Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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In conjunction, the company released results of a 19-patient, prospective, multi-centre study of Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion Surgery with Decortication.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market iFuse (then called the "SI Joint Fusion System") for fracture fixation of long bones and large bone fragments of the pelvis for conditions including sacroiliac joint disruptions and degenerative sacroiliitis, and an additional clearance in April 2011 for sacroiliac joint fusion for conditions including sacroiliac joint disruptions and degenerative sacroiliitis.
Research is under way to determine a threshold of acceptable and unacceptable anomalies impacting joint fusion integrity.
Prolix Sacroiliac Joint Fusion System, by Camber Spine Technologies, is a true fusion of the SI joint through a direct visualisation, minimally invasive approach.
Backed by extensive research at Duke University and the Georgia Institute of Technology, Vertera Spine s PEEK Scoria innovation represents a significant leap forward in how surface treatments are applied to intervertebral joint fusion devices.
Minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusion, for example, is one such emerging segment that is drawing attention away from the traditional spinal implant market.
There is no question this was a complicated job when it came to joint fusion," said Warning.
Anne Davies, told the joint Fusion Power Associates/University of California-Los Angeles January meeting in Marina del Rey, Calif.
The equipment relies on the principle that a leak will be seen as a pressure drop in an isolated volume at the saddle joint fusion interface.
Proceeds from the financing will be used primarily to fund expansion of the US sales organisation in following recent decisions to cover MIS SI joint fusion by health plans such as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Geisinger Health Plan in Pennsylvania and First Coast Service Options, Inc.
The company is working to build and commercialize a portfolio of surgical solutions that use its patented technologies to address the increasing demand for improved sports medicine, joint fusion and musculoskeletal trauma products.
The ability of the spine to be mobile and stable after intensive surgical procedures makes it preferred over fusion procedures, and advances in non-fusion procedures alleviate pain and restore motion despite enduring heavy loads, offering clinical benefits over arthrodesis or spinal joint fusion.

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