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Chronic opioid therapy before lumbar arthrodesis yielded poor outcomes

Chronic opioid therapy before lumbar arthrodesis yielded poor outcomes
September 27, 2019
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Bariatric surgery may reduce spinal pathology symptoms

September 26, 2019
CHICAGO — Patients who are obese and have cervical or lumbar spinal pathologies may benefit from bariatric surgery, which resolved symptoms in most patients…
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Nature of neurologic deficit drives order of surgery in patients with hip-spine syndrome

September 26, 2019
CHICAGO — When faced with patients with neurological deficits, such as myelopathy, in a fictional clinical scenario, spine surgeons and hip arthroplasty surgeons…
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Efficiencies, specialty teams equip hospital outpatient departments for same-day spine surgery

September 26, 2019
CHICAGO — Although payments are sometimes lower for spine surgery performed at an ASC vs. a hospital outpatient department, a presenter here said the efficiencies…
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Hip-spine syndrome presents challenges for surgeons and patients

Orthopaedics Today Europe, February 2018
Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD
The hip-spine syndrome has been recognized for several years, but recently, more aspects of the condition have been…
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VIDEO: Physicians should recommend rehabilitation to improve patients’ physical capacity after lumbar stenosis decompression

October 27, 2017
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VIDEO: Smuck on barriers in spine research

July 24, 2015
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