Development and evaluation of injectable hydrogels for repair and replacement of damaged intervertebral disc
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Poster
- By: HV, Raghunandan (JSS College of Pharmacy, Dept of Pharmaceutics, Mysore, India)
- Co-author(s): Datta, Vishnu (JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore, India)
Gowda, Vishakante (JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore, India)
Lower back pain, one of the most common pain conditions in the world, is accountable for significant economic and social costs. Currently, the most common surgical treatment for the degenerative disc is spinal fusion, but this causes loss of spinal mobility and increases stress on adjacent discs, accelerating degeneration of these.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.