Teriparatide accelerates lumbar posterolateral fusion in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis: prospective study.

@article{Ohtori2012TeriparatideAL,
  title={Teriparatide accelerates lumbar posterolateral fusion in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis: prospective study.},
  author={Seiji Ohtori and Gen Inoue and Sumihisa Orita and Kazuyo Yamauchi and Yawara Eguchi and Nobuyasu Ochiai and Shunji Kishida and Kazuki Kuniyoshi and Yasuchika Aoki and Junichi Nakamura and Tetsuhiro Ishikawa and Masayuki Miyagi and Hiroto Kamoda and Miyako Suzuki and Gou Kubota and Yoshihiro Sakuma and Yasuhiro Oikawa and Kazuhide Inage and Takeshi Sainoh and Masashi Takaso and Tomoyuki Ozawa and Kazuhisa Takahashi and Tomoaki Toyone},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2012},
  volume={37 23},
  pages={E1464-8}
}
STUDY DESIGN Prospective trial. OBJECTIVE To examine the clinical efficacy of teriparatide for bone union after instrumented lumbar posterolateral fusion using local bone grafting in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Intermittent parathyroid hormone (PTH) treatment increases bone mass and reduces the risk for osteoporotic vertebral fractures. Recombinant human PTH (1-34) has already been approved as a treatment for severe osteoporosis. Preclinical data… CONTINUE READING
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