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FDA takes new steps to curb opioid crisis

September 18, 2018

NuVasive launches expandable spinal interbody implant for TLIF

September 16, 2018
NuVasive Inc. announced the launch of the TLX 20° expandable spinal interbody implant with the first-of-its-kind oblique profile intended for transforaminal lumbar…

Physical-therapy-first approach may effectively treat acute back, neck pain

September 14, 2018
St. Luke’s University Health Network announced the launch of Comprehensive Spine, a physical-therapy-first approach program for the treatment of acute back and…
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At Issue: Chronic low back pain

Orthopedics Today, September 2018
Dil V. Patel, BS; Benjamin Khechen, BA; Kern Singh, MD; Dennis E. Enix, DC, MBA; Nickul Jain, MD; John C. Liu, MD; Heidi Prather, DO
A study in The Spine Journal recently looked at spinal manipulation and mobilization to manage chronic low back pain and its findings were met with mixed reactions…
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Stand-alone Anterior Lumbar Interbody, Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody, and Anterior/Posterior Fusion: Analysis of Fusion Outcomes and Costs

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, July 16, 2018
Fusion outcomes and costs of stand-alone anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF), transforaminal lumbar interbody…
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Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter said GABA analogues reduced postoperative pain, opioid use after posterior spinal fusion

April 3, 2018
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