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VIDEO: Clinically predicting surgical outcome in patients with cervical spondylotic myelopathy

March 10, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Lindsay A. Tetreault, BSc, discusses her award-winning study "A Clinical Prediction Model to Assess Surgical Outcome in…
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A discussion on the systemic approach to spine imaging studies

February 12, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — A. Jay Khanna, MD, discusses what spine surgeons need to know regarding the systemic approach to spine imaging studies at the…
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Study: Clinical improvements maintained, improved at 5 years with iFuse implant

November 19, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Favorable 5-year clinical and radiographic outcomes for the iFuse Implant System, a minimally invasive surgical device…
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Integra LifeSciences launches new orthobiologic implant

November 17, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Integra LifeSciences introduced a new orthobiologic implant, available for limited market release, here at the North American…
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CAPRI Corpectomy Cage System receives FDA 510(k) clearance

November 17, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — K2M announced here that its CAPRI Corpectomy Cage System, an expandable vertebral body replacement device for use following a…
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Gokaslan, Rao, Heggeness recognized by NASS for contributions to spine care

November 16, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — The North American Spine Society announced the winners of awards  recognizing excellence in the field of spine during the…
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Acute post-fusion pain may be helped with transcranial direct current stimulation

November 15, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — It was unclear from preliminary results of a prospective randomized controlled trial presented here how effective transcranial…
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North American Spine Society names first female president

November 15, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — The North American Spine Society announced that physiatrist, Heidi Prather, DO, will be the society’s president for the…
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Spinal cord rotation may help predict patients at risk for C5 palsy

November 14, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Among patients who developed a C5 nerve palsy after posterior cervical spine decompression, the presence of spinal cord…
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Surgeon sees minimally invasive spine surgery as way to mitigate postoperative pain

Spine Surgery Today, January/February 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Minimally invasive surgical techniques may aid in pain prevention and management for patients who must undergo spine surgery…