Patients with longer vertebral augmentation procedures have poorer postoperative quality of life, study finds

Patients with longer vertebral augmentation procedures have poorer postoperative quality of life, study finds

Stem cell therapy is a rapidly evolving and promising treatment for spinal-cord injuries. According to a new literature review, published in the April issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (JAAOS), different types of stem cells vary in their ability to help restore function, and an ideal treatment protocol remains unclear pending further clinical research.

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