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SpineMark Partners With Regional Spine Leaders to Launch Its First Multisite Spine Research Organizations in Los Angeles, Denver
Date:4/9/2008

er. "This opportunity allows us to provide more advanced options to our patients in their own backyards, without having to travel to a major clinical trial facility."

"We are seeing an increased call for greater transparency in clinical research today, particularly in the spine industry. The SpineMark SRO model provides intermediary third-party oversight to ensure the highest quality monitoring, surveillance and resources can be brought to bear for patients participating in these trials," said Marcy T. Rogers, M.Ed., president and CEO of SpineMark. "This is a new model in spine care research that allows us to bring the best clinicians in spine care under one umbrella organization so that patients have the benefit of receiving cutting-edge treatments from recognized physician and healthcare provider leaders who may want to expand their capacity to participate in more FDA trials."

Los Angeles and Denver are the first of several cities nationwide that are working with SpineMark to create regional organizations dedicated to spine care, one of the leading health needs today. Nearly 80 percent of Americans will experience back pain during their lifetime. Additionally, back pain is one of the most common reasons for missed work. In fact, back pain is the second most common reason for visits to the doctor's office, outnumbered only by upper-respiratory infections.

In conjunction with the launch of the organizations, Dr. Bess and Dr. John Prall, a neurosurgeon, have commenced the organization's first clinical trial evaluating StabiliMax, a device from Applied Spine Technologies. StabiliMax is designed to provide dynamic stabilization of the spine without fusion in patients undergoing decompression surgery for the treatment of spinal stenosis.

The first sites for care in the SpineMark SRO of Denver are the Littleton Adventist Hospital, Littleton, Colo., and the Lone Tree Ambulatory Surgery Center, LoneTree, Colo. The SpineMark SRO of Los Angeles wa
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