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Common Spine Surgery Shows No Benefit   -  Aug 5, 2009
Vertebroplasty and a related procedure called kyphoplasty have soared in popularity in ... He estimates that at least that many more expensive kyphoplasty ... Forbes

100-Year-Old Woman Gets Relief from Debilitating Back Pain after …   -  Oct 19, 2009
During the minimally invasive balloon kyphoplasty procedure that gave Mrs. ... Balloon kyphoplasty differs from other surgical therapies for VCFs such as ... Wall Street Journal

Balloon Kyphoplasty Is Safe And Effective In Treating Painful Spinal ...   -  Jan 21, 2010
A recent international study found that balloon kyphoplasty, a minimally invasive surgical procedure for treating spinal compression fractures, ... Yahoo! News

Sacral kyphoplasty for relieving pain caused by sacral hemangioma   -  Sep 6, 2005
Case report describing sacral kyphoplasty in a patient with sacral hemangioma; the first account of this procedure in a sacral hemangioma. ... Nature.com

Using a Balloon to Repair a Broken Back   -  Feb 24, 2009
In kyphoplasty, a balloon is inserted to restore the fractured vertebra to its proper shape ... They were randomly assigned to receive either kyphoplasty or ... Forbes

Minimally invasive balloon kyphoplasty helps repair compression …   -  Aug 23, 2007
In a model of a vertebra, above, a pen shows the entry point where probes will be inserted for a balloon kyphoplasty on an 87-year-old patient at Cape Cod ... Cape Cod Times

Kyphoplasty and functional outcomes in patients with osteoporotic …   -  Jun 5, 2006
Khanna AJ et al. (2006) Functional outcomes of kyphoplasty for the treatment of osteoporotic and osteolytic vertebral compression fractures. ... Nature.com

Medtronic to pay $75m over fraud charges   -  May 23, 2008
The surgery, known as kyphoplasty, treats compression fractures of the spine which can be caused by osteoporosis and other ailments. ... Sydney Morning Herald

Sacral kyphoplasty for relieving pain caused by sacral hemangioma   -  Sep 6, 2005
Case report describing sacral kyphoplasty in a patient with sacral hemangioma; the first account of this procedure in a sacral hemangioma. ... Nature.com

The role of vertebral augmentation in multiple myeloma: International...   -  May 29, 2008
The first prospective trial evaluating the role of balloon kyphoplasty in ... The overall data related to both vertebroplasty and balloon kyphoplasty are ... Nature.com

MLNMC takes big leap in vertebra surgery   -  Dec 1, 2006
In this highly technical surgery, Gallini Kyphoplasty Sleeve was entered into the centre of ... "But in the Kyphoplasty technique, trauma is minimum. ... Pay-Per-View - Hindustan Times - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for compression fractures of the spine...   -  Nov 21, 2008
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are surgeries that relieve pain from compression fractures of the spine due to osteoporosis, tumors, or other conditions. 1 ... WebMD

Fix for broken vertebrae in demand, and unproven   -  Aug 29, 2005
But vertebroplasty and a similar procedure, kyphoplasty, ... Kyphoplasty involves inserting a balloon into the vertebra and inflating it to restore the ... New York Times

New Multicenter Balloon Kyphoplasty Study Shows Long-Term Benefits …   -  Sep 6, 2006
SUNNYVALE, CA -- September 6, 2006 -- Kyphon Inc. announced that results from the first multicenter long-term, prospective clinical study evaluating the ... DG News

… Medicare Fraud Charges Involving Kyphoplasty - Health News - redOrb   -  May 21, 2009
Kyphoplasty is used to treat certain spinal compression fractures that commonly occur in the thoracic (middle) and lumbar (lower) spine. ... RedOrbit

… Receives FDA Clearance for the StaXx(R) FX Structural Kyphoplasty ...   -  Apr 16, 2007
The Company's product portfolio includes the NuCore™ Injectable Nucleus, the StaXx® FX Structural Kyphoplasty System, the StaXx® XD Expandable Device, ... Web Services Journal - Web Services Journal

A review of percutaneous kyphoplasty   -  May 16, 2006
A procedure that fills in fractured vertebrae with injected cement has not been shown to improve a person's back pain or quality of life, according to a new ... News-Medical.net

CMS Publishes Reimbursement Codes for Kyphoplasty - …   -  Nov 3, 2005
Earlier this morning Kyphon (Nasdaq: KYPH) shouted from the mountaintop: CMS has posted new CPT codes for Kyphoplasty which effectively brings reimbursement ... HealthpointCapital

HOSPITALS SETTLE MEDICARE CLAIMS $2.3 MILLION REPAID FOR …   -  May 22, 2009
After becoming aware of the government's concerns about kyphoplasty payments in ... Physicians made the initial decisions about whether to admit kyphoplasty ... $2.95 - St. Paul Pioneer Press - NewsBank

… Osteoporosis Day with milestone in KYPHON® balloon kyphoplasty …   -  Oct 21, 2008
Balloon kyphoplasty was developed and designed for the repair of VCFs in the late 1990s. With this innovative procedure, small balloons are inserted and ... HealthTech Wire

Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty: Is One of These Procedures the Best …   -  Sep 1, 2007
Vertebral compression fractures (VCFs) are a widespread problem in elderly populations, with approximately 700000 VCFs occurring in the United States each ... AJNR (subscription)

… Additional Broad US Patent for Kyphoplasty Method Through 2014.   -  May 1, 2006
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kyphon Inc. today announced that it has expanded its intellectual property coverage over kyphoplasty, ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

… of FREE-study support the use of kyphoplasty in osteoporotic...   -  Apr 20, 2009
The results of the FREE-study encourage the use of kyphoplasty to stabilize osteoporotic compression fractures, and will have major impact on reimbursement ... Gerson Lehrman Group

Balloon kyphoplasty improved quality of life, reduced back pain and …   -  Oct 15, 2007
The minimally invasive procedure offered advantages to nonsurgical treatment in managing vertebral body compression fractures. By Robert Trace ... Ortho SuperSite

Article: Balloon kyphoplasty may aid vertebral fractures.(Musculoskele...   -  Nov 1, 2005
Balloon kyphoplasty may aid vertebral fractures.(Musculoskeletal Disorders) ... find Family Practice News articles. VIENNA -- Balloon kyphoplasty for ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Vertebroplasty vs kyphoplasty vs arcuoplasty   -  Aug 20, 2007
Will the recent purchase of Kyphon by Medtronic signals the end of kyphoplasty? No because arcuoplasty does not restore vertebral height. ... Gerson Lehrman Group

Balloon Kyphoplasty - New Hope for Patients with Spinal Fractures   -  Nov 21, 2006
A breakthrough procedure called Balloon Kyphoplasty is now available to UK patients suffering from spinal fractures. Balloon Kyphoplasty is a minimally ... Healthcare Republic - Healthcare Republic

Kyphoplasty Relieves Back Pain   -  Jul 27, 2008
Dear Dr. Gott: I recently read your article about a lady who had disc problems. I had similar problems with pain, and, following an MRI, I was told I had ... $2.95 - Portsmouth Daily Times - NewsBank

Interventional Radiologists Champion Kyphoplasty.   -  Aug 28, 2007
WALTHAM, Mass., Aug 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Research Group's (MRG) US Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF) Treatment Marketrack service demonstrates ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Answers about kyphoplasty   -  Aug 4, 2005
Editor's Note: This is the second of a two-part series on osteoporosis, written by guest columnist Dr. James Doty, a board-certified neurosurgeon. ... $2.95 - Sun Herald - NewsBank

Press Release: New Multicenter Balloon Kyphoplasty Study Shows Long- …   -  Sep 5, 2006
New Multicenter Balloon Kyphoplasty Study Shows Long-Term Benefits for Osteoporosis Patients - Video Available. from PR Newswire. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

… World Osteoporosis Day with Milestone in Kyphon Balloon Kyphoplasty...   -  Oct 20, 2008
Balloon kyphoplasty was developed and designed for the repair of VCFs in the ... KYPHON® Balloon Kyphoplasty incorporates technology developed by Gary K. ... webwire.com

St. Vincent's to pay $2M in Medicare fraud case   -  Sep 29, 2009
The federal government claimed the hospitals charged Medicare each time they performed kyphoplasty, a spinal fractures treatment associated with ... Bizjournals.com

Kyphoplasty Yields Good Long-Term Improvement for Spinal Fractures   -  Sep 3, 2006
Newswise — In older adults with osteoporosis-related spinal fractures, a treatment called balloon kyphoplasty provides prompt and lasting improvement in ... newswise.com

… - OR-Live.com Presents: Minimally Invasive Kyphoplasty Procedure...   -  Sep 21, 2005
The kyphoplasty procedure includes the use of an inflatable bone tamp for use ... "The goals of the kyphoplasty procedure are to stop the pain caused by the ... marketwire.com

REMINDER: ORLive Presents: Kyphoplasty for Vertebral Compression …   -  Apr 19, 2007
Physicians with HealthEast Care System will perform an innovative spine procedure live on the Internet. The procedure at St. Joseph's Hospital in St. Paul, ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

Kyphoplasty found to be effective, safe early treatment for acute...   -  Nov 11, 2009
By Lee Beadling. SAN FRANCISCO — Results of the international, randomized controlled, multi-centered Fracture Reduction Evaluation (FREE) trial indicated ... Ortho SuperSite

… New Prospective Multicenter Long-Term Balloon Kyphoplasty Study to...   -  Oct 2, 2006
New Prospective Multicenter Long-Term Balloon Kyphoplasty Study to be Featured on American Health Radio. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Q2 2005 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Final.   -  Jul 26, 2005
The court found our infringement case on two basic Kyphoplasty patents so ... There continues to be strong interest in our Kyphoplasty training courses and ... Free with registration - Fair Disclosure Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kyphoplasty beneficial for elderly vertebral fractures.(FRONTLINE)(Bri...   -  Jan 1, 2007
Compression fractures of the spine due to osteoporosis can be extremely painful and disabling, causing pressure on nerves from collapsed vertebrae. ... Free with registration - Women's Health Advisor - AccessMyLibrary.com

… - Columbia, South Carolina | Health Alert: Kyphoplasty for back...   -  Feb 22, 2005
For a Kyphoplasty doctors place a needle into the vertebra, insert a balloon and ... Kathleen says she felt better immediately after her Kyphoplasty, ... WIS

New procedures may control osteoporosis   -  Jul 30, 2009
Kyphoplasty is similar, but it involves the injection of a small balloon that first widens the spaces needing the cement. With severe deformity of the spine ... $2.95 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch - NewsBank

Kyphoplasty for vertebral fractures   -  Jan 20, 2006
Tyler, TX - New two-year results show that balloon kyphoplasty markedly improves clinical effects and results in significant height restoration and ... Medscape

Medtronic Adds Innovative Bone Cement Delivery System to Its Spine …   -  Nov 17, 2008
..."We are looking forward to incorporating this technology into our Balloon Kyphoplasty procedure, which is used by more than 12000 doctors around the world ... International Business Times

Press Release: Interventional Radiologists Champion Kyphoplasty. - PR...   -  Aug 28, 2007
Interventional Radiologists Champion Kyphoplasty. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Event Brief of Q3 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Part 1.   -  Nov 1, 2006
High value of balloon kyphoplasty to patient outcomes. ... Collectively, the body of balloon kyphoplasty data is important for a number of reasons including ... Free with registration - America's Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kyphoplasty effective in back fractures   -  Feb 25, 2009
Patients with balloon kyphoplasty showed more improvement in back function and back pain compared with those with non-surgical care, Scottish researchers ... RedOrbit

ANSWERS ABOUT KYPHOPLASTY   -  Aug 4, 2005
A; Kyphoplasty is minimally invasive, percutaneous, and can be performed under local or ... Q: Are there any research studies supporting kyphoplasty? ... $2.95 - Sun Herald - NewsBank

Kyphon Reports Second Quarter 2007 Financial and Operating Results.   -  Jul 27, 2007
Kyphon reported that the first balloon kyphoplasty cases were completed in ... With regard to balloon kyphoplasty, the 2008 proposed payment represents an ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Study Shows Kyphoplasty is Effective Treatment for Vertebral Fractures   -  Jun 28, 2009
Oceanside, NY, June 28, 2009 --(PR.com)-- A large, randomized long-term study of spinal augmentation showed that balloon kyphoplasty is an effective and ... PR.com - PR.com (press release)

Medtronic and Kyphon Announce Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino ...   -  Aug 15, 2008
The company's products are used in balloon kyphoplasty for the treatment of spinal compression fractures caused by osteoporosis or cancer, in the Functional ... businesswire.com

Balloon kyphoplasty may aid vertebral fractures.(Musculoskeletal …   -  Nov 1, 2005
VIENNA -- Balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures proved to be a safe and markedly more effective alternative to conservative management in ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Kyphoplasty Yields Good Long-Term Improvement for Spinal Fractures   -  Sep 7, 2006
In older adults with osteoporosis-related spinal fractures, a treatment called balloon kyphoplasty provides prompt and lasting improvement in pain, ... MedIndia

Should her back pain concern me?   -  Aug 23, 2008
There are numerous methods, including balloon kyphoplasty, for pain relief. Osteoporosis is a condition characterized by pain, loss of height and ... GoErie.com

Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty Relieve Pain in Multiple Myeloma   -  Sep 20, 2006
September 20, 2006 –- Assessing the safety and efficacy of the procedures, researchers have found that vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty represent treatments ... Medscape

Press Release: Kyphoplasty - Driving Growth in the Vertebral …   -  May 12, 2009
Kyphoplasty - Driving Growth in the Vertebral Compression Fracture Treatment Market in the US. from M2 Presswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - M2 Presswire - HighBeam Research

… Fracture IDE Pilot Studies in Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty Presen...   -  Sep 28, 2005
Similarly, the preliminary study results suggest that patients treated with CORTOSS using the kyphoplasty technique show improvement as their Visual Analog ... RedOrbit

Event Brief of Q4 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Part 1.   -  Jan 3, 2007
Given the foundation and importance of core balloon kyphoplasty business, ... Train an additional 1800 clinicians worldwide in the balloon kyphoplasty ... Free with registration - America's Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Tricare now covers less invasive back surgery   -  Jul 21, 2008
Percutaneous vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are outpatient surgeries for fractured vertebrae that can have patients back to relative normality within 24 ... Marine Corps Times

… Prospective Multicenter Long-Term Balloon Kyphoplasty Study To Be ...   -  Oct 3, 2006
Kyphon Inc. (Nasdaq: KYPH) announced today that Richard Mott, Kyphon's president and chief executive officer, and Dr. Rudolph Buckley, orthopaedic spine ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… to Settle Medicare Fraud Charges Involving Kyphoplasty. | Article...   -  May 21, 2009
Minnesota Hospitals Pay $2.28 Million to Settle Medicare Fraud Charges Involving Kyphoplasty. ... find PR Newswire articles. ST. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Vertebroplasty: What You Need to Know Now.   -  Dec 1, 2005
...a few weeks or persist for several months. A related procedure, called kyphoplasty, may be more appropriate for certain patients. Kyphoplasty involves ins. $4.95 - Consultant - ECNext

Article: Your LIFE: What is kyphoplasty?(Features) - The Mirror...   -  May 23, 2007
Your LIFE: What is kyphoplasty?(Features) ... find The Mirror (London, England) articles. IT is performed by inserting a balloon into the vertebrae and, ... Pay-Per-View - The Mirror - HighBeam Research

Kyphon showcases newest products in kyphoplasty line   -  Sep 28, 2006
Kyphon (Sunnyvale, California) is showcasing a series of new products at this week's 21st annual meeting of the North American Spine Society (NASS; ... Free with registration - Medical Device Week - AccessMyLibrary.com

Non-invasive treatments for backs   -  Jul 5, 2005
Denise Lemke, a nurse practitioner at the Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, describes how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty can treat the pain of vertebral ... StaffNurse.com

Medtronic and Kyphon Announce Clearances in Spain, Austria and …   -  Oct 15, 2007
The company's products are used in balloon kyphoplasty for the treatment of spinal compression fractures caused by osteoporosis or cancer, in the Functional ... Free with registration - Business Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Press Release: Kyphoplasty is Driving Growth in the Vertebral …   -  Apr 6, 2009
Kyphoplasty is Driving Growth in the Vertebral Compression Fracture Treatment Market in the US. from M2 Presswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - M2 Presswire - HighBeam Research

… , weather, sports, classifieds-Kyphoplasty Procedure Improves...   -  May 4, 2006
It's called Kyphoplasty and it's a minimally invasive treatment option ... Kyphoplasty is bone cement used as an internal cast to hold vertebra in place. ... KAIT

… with cement pulmonary embolus following kyphoplasty.(A CASE IN …   -  Jan 1, 2005
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are procedures that are increasingly being used in patients with osteoporosis and metastatic cancer to provide pain relief ... $4.95 - Journal of Respiratory Diseases - ECNext

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...카?? 경피?척추후굴?선복?술(Kyphon Balloon Kyphoplasty)? 척추 압박골절?? ? 치료하기 위해 개발? 최소침습? 수술법?다. ? 수술? 골다공? 혹? 특정한 ... KMA Times

Q4 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Part 1.   -  Jan 3, 2007
Collectively, the body of balloon kyphoplasty data continues to grow and provides compelling clinical evidence for balloon kyphoplasty that is not available ... Free with registration - America's Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Event Brief of Q3 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Part 2.   -  Nov 1, 2006
It is balloon kyphoplasty specific. CHARLEY JONES: And how many sales reps are in England now and how many do you expect to add over the next two quarters? ... Free with registration - America's Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Event Brief of Q2 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Part 2.   -  Jul 26, 2006
The Co. remains focused on expanding its core balloon kyphoplasty franchise, diversifying its business, driving growth, and enhancing shareholder value. ... Free with registration - America's Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kyphoplasty cacophony; Six more hospitals settle False Claims …   -  Oct 5, 2009
Kyphoplasty cacophony; Six more hospitals settle False Claims allegations. Byline: Gregg Blesch Federal investigators have been contacting hospitals across ... $9.94 - Modern Healthcare - Alacra Store

Spinal Fracture; Cancer patient illustrates impact of balloon kyphopla...   -  Jan 11, 2005
Callaghan learned about a treatment option, balloon kyphoplasty, to address his ... Balloon kyphoplasty, pioneered by Kyphon, is a minimally invasive spine ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… of Japanese Clinical Trial of Balloon Kyphoplasty for Treatment of...   -  Sep 7, 2005
..."Receiving authorization to begin our kyphoplasty clinical trial in Japan is ... The company's KyphX line of products are used in Balloon Kyphoplasty, ... $4.95 - Business Wire - ECNext

Article: Kyphoplasty well tolerated in patients with vertebral...   -  Apr 1, 2005
Kyphoplasty well tolerated in patients with vertebral compression fractures.(Musculoskeletal Disorders) ... find Family Practice News articles. Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

… Additional Broad US Patent for Kyphoplasty Method Through 2014. -...   -  May 1, 2006
Kyphon Receives Additional Broad US Patent for Kyphoplasty Method Through 2014. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Results Demonstrate the Long-Term Maintenance of Immediate …   -  Jan 11, 2006
Based on the data collected, the authors concluded that kyphoplasty markedly ... "Our study shows that using balloon kyphoplasty to repair spinal fractures ... DG News

Press Release: Kyphon Reports Third Quarter 2006 Financial Results. -...   -  Nov 1, 2006
Article: Balloon kyphoplasty for vertebra plana with or ... ... To compare efficacy of balloon kyphoplasty in restoring vertebral height . ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Press Release: Kyphon Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in …   -  Jan 6, 2006
Article: Kyphon to Showcase Continued Balloon Kyphoplasty ... ... Spinal Fractures and Balloon Kyphoplasty The majority of spinal fractures are caused by ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Help for osteoporosis sufferers in the primary care office   -  Jun 30, 2005
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty is the process whereby bone cement is ... Kyphoplasty utilizes the inflation of a balloon to raise the compressed bone before ... PsychCentral.com

Press Release: Multimedia News Release - Kyphon Announces First- …   -  Jan 11, 2006
Based on the data collected, the authors concluded that kyphoplasty markedly ... "Our study shows that using balloon kyphoplasty to repair spinal fractures ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Kyphon Closes Acquisition of St. Francis Medical Technologies.   -  Jan 18, 2007
The company's products are used in balloon kyphoplasty for the treatment of spinal fractures caused by osteoporosis or cancer, in the Functional Anaesthetic ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Reversing the Past Two Years, CMS Will Owe Money to Part D Sponsors …   -  Oct 8, 2009
Three Minnesota hospitals have already settled a kyphoplasty case, ... A popular procedure to treat spinal fractures, kyphoplasty pays far more as a DRG ... Atlantic Information Services - Atlantic Information Services, Inc.

Event Brief of Q1 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Final.   -  Apr 27, 2006
The high value of the Balloon Kyphoplasty procedure to patient outcomes and the organizations ability to execute. 3. KYPH continues to see positive results ... Free with registration - Fair Disclosure Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kyphon Responds to Lawsuit.   -  Apr 17, 2006
The company's KyphX line of products are used in balloon kyphoplasty, a minimally invasive procedure to treat spinal fractures caused by osteoporosis or ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

FDA Approvals: Onyx, Fraxel Laser, Parallax With TRACERS-TA   -  Jul 29, 2005
...allowing its use in vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty procedures. Vertebral compression fractures may result from osteoporosis, benign lesions (hemangioma), ... Medscape

Clinical Trials; Japanese trial of balloon kyphoplasty for treating...   -  Oct 4, 2005
2005 OCT 4 - (NewsRx.com) -- Kyphon Inc. (KYPH) announced that it has received approval from the Japan Ministry of Health Organization for ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Article: Kyphoplasty well tolerated for compression fractures. -...   -  Feb 1, 2005
Kyphoplasty well tolerated for compression fractures. ... find Internal Medicine News articles. CHICAGO -- Kyphoplasty appears associated with a low rate of ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Press Release: Kyphon Announces Investor and Analyst Meeting. - PR …   -  Aug 22, 2006
The company's KyphX line of products is used in Balloon Kyphoplasty, ... Kyphon's ongoing efforts ... out and evolve the Balloon Kyphoplasty product suite ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Kyphon upgraded to "outperform"   -  Sep 24, 2007
According to Piper Jaffray's research note published this morning, Kyphon has received the FDA clearance for the use of Kyph X HV-R in Kyphoplasty. ... newratings.com

Studies unclear whether spinal cement procedure improves back pain   -  May 12, 2006
The procedure, known as percutaneous kyphoplasty, does seem to expand areas of ... The lack of studies directly comparing kyphoplasty to more simple ... eurekalert.org

Studies Unclear Whether Spinal Cement Procedure Improves Back Pain   -  May 13, 2006
The procedure, known as percutaneous kyphoplasty, does seem to expand areas of ... The lack of studies directly comparing kyphoplasty to more simple ... emaxhealth.com

Event Brief of Q2 2006 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Part 1.   -  Jul 26, 2006
Sales team remains focused on expanding the balloon kyphoplasty business, and the Co. looks ... NICE's recommendation is specific to balloon kyphoplasty. 2. ... Free with registration - America's Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty proponents reach detente -- Interventional...   -  Jan 1, 2006
After years of backbiting, practitioners of kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty have finally found an issue upon which they can agree. ... Pay-Per-View - Diagnostic Imaging - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Press Release: Kyphon Honored Nationally as One of the 50 Best Places...   -  Jun 20, 2005
Kyphon's ongoing efforts ... out and evolve the Balloon Kyphoplasty product ... Kyphon is dedicated to bringing the value of Balloon Kyphoplasty to as many ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Q1 2005 Kyphon, Inc. Earnings Conference Call - Final.   -  Apr 27, 2005
We have initiated efforts to generate awareness surrounding kyphoplasty in the ... First, patients who receive kyphoplasty had significantly improved ... Free with registration - Fair Disclosure Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kyphon to Report Third Quarter 2006 Financial Results on November 1, ...   -  Nov 1, 2006
The company's products are used in balloon kyphoplasty for the treatment of spinal fractures caused by osteoporosis or cancer, and in Functional Anaesthetic ... prnewswire.com

Kyphon to Present at Fifth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference.   -  Feb 22, 2006
The company's KyphX line of products are used in balloon kyphoplasty, a minimally invasive procedure to treat spinal fractures caused by osteoporosis or ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com



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