*Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
†Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont School of Medicine, Oakland University, Rochester, MI; and
‡Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Address correspondence and reprint requests to Nozomu Inoue, MD, PhD, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1611 W Harrison St, Ste 201 Orthopedic Building, Chicago, IL 60612; E-mail: [email protected]
Acknowledgment date: October 31, 2013. Revision date: March 10, 2014. Acceptance date: April 15, 2014.
The manuscript submitted does not contain information about medical device(s)/drug(s).
NIH grant funds were received in support of this work: NIAMS 5P01 AR48152-10 and NCCAM R01 AT006692-01A1.
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