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Animal study shows basic fibroblast growth factor protects injured spinal cord motor endplates  In current studies, the degeneration and protection measures in the distal end of the injured spinal cord


Spinal tool helps back surgery

New technique measures pressure in the spinal cord   Researchers in Perth, Australia, have discovered a new way to find out if people with common lower back problems need surgery,


Compelling evidence supports back braces

American study confirms benefit of back braces in treating adolescent scoliosis   For years, adolescents instructed to wear back braces to correct scoliosis have protested having to wear the rigid