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Factors associated with use of bone morphogenetic protein during pediatric spinal fusion surgery: an analysis of 4817 patients.
|Title||Factors associated with use of bone morphogenetic protein during pediatric spinal fusion surgery: an analysis of 4817 patients.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Jain A, Kebaish KM, Sponseller PD|
|Journal||The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume|
|Date Published||2013 Jul 17|
Our goal was to investigate whether the use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein (rhBMP, or BMP) during pediatric spinal fusion surgery has been increasing and how patient, surgical, and hospital characteristics influence BMP use.
|Alternate Journal||J Bone Joint Surg Am|