Given the complexity of the sterilization process, and the [...]
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Repeatedly reprocessed pedicle screws host corrosion, carbohydrate, fat, and [...]
Both reprocessing and handling of implants seem to lead [...]
Shielding the pedicle screws intraoperatively using a guard provides [...]
Podium & Abstract Presentations Reducing Bacterial Dose During Instrumented [...]
Surgeons call for ban on pedicle screw reuse and [...]
Current use of contaminated pedicle screws & required practice [...]
ARE YOUR STERILE IMPLANTS REALLY STERILE? [...]
Implant infection after spinal fusion correlated with pedicle screw [...]
UT researcher calls on FDA to change rules to [...]