The Aging Spine - Video
By University of Washington
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This UW Medicine series from the University of Washington addresses a variety of challenges surrounding the care of the aging and degenerative spine. Since an unprecedented general life expectancy has been achieved in this country, the spine has become a focus due to its propensity towards degeneration and reflecting diseases of other organ systems.
|1||VideoOsteoporosis of the Spine||The loss of healthy bone structure is an expected effect of aging, but it also affects many other segments of the population due to a variety of factors such as nutrition and diseases. Osteoporosis and its ill-effects have reached epidemic proportions wit||4/16/2007||Free||View in iTunes|