Stimulators, Electrical, Bone Growth
Definition : Electrical stimulators that apply a stimulus directly or externally to bones to promote their growth (osteogenesis). Most electric bone-growth stimulators are used to heal nonunion fractures or as an adjunct to spinal fusion in treating degenerative vertebral diseases.
Entry Terms : "Stimulators, Bone Growth" , "Osteogenesis Stimulators" , "Spinal Cord Stimulators" , "Stimulators, Spinal Cord" , "Bone Growth Stimulators"
UMDC code : 15087