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VIDEO: How prolonged weakness affects motor function recovery after anterior cervical dislocation

January 6, 2016
CHICAGO — At the North American Spine Society Annual Meeting, Alan S. Hilibrand, MD, discussed results of a study on how prolonged weakness…
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VIDEO: DePuy Synthes Spine launches Expedium Verse spinal system

November 4, 2015
CHICAGO — At the North American Spine Society Annual Meeting, Chris Burke, product director for Depuy Synthes Spine Companies of Johnson &…
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Carson: Health care must be streamlined

October 30, 2015
CHICAGO — Ben Carson, a Republican candidate for the U.S. presidential nomination and retired neurosurgeon, encouraged spine surgeons to…
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Joimax launches two new products at NASS

October 17, 2015
Joimax recently launched its two newest products, the EndoLIF On-Cage and iLESSYS Delta interlaminar system, at the 30th annual North American Spine…
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Solvay’s Zeniva polymer chosen for a new surface technology

October 17, 2015
Solvay Specialty Polymers recently announced its Zeniva polymer has been chosen by Vertera Spine to develop its PEEK Scoria, a porous surface…
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Patients who undergo revision cervical spine surgery report fewer fulfilled expectations

October 16, 2015
CHICAGO — According to a presenter here, fulfillment of patients’ preoperative expectations varied 2 years after cervical spine surgery…
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Benvenue Medical announces commercial availability of Luna fusion system

October 16, 2015
Benvenue Medical Inc. recently announced the United States commercial availability of the Luna 3D Interbody Fusion System in conjunction with the…
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Pro athletes may safely return to competition after lumbar microdiscectomy

October 16, 2015
CHICAGO — The pooled rate of return to play following lumbar microdiscectomy for herniated disc nucleus was 83.5%, according to results…
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Clinical improvements seen through 7 years after cervical disc replacement with low-profile device

October 16, 2015
CHICAGO — Segmental motion in the cervical spine was maintained through 84 months in patients treated with cervical disc replacement, based on…
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Nexxt Spine announces development of new porous bioactive titanium material

October 15, 2015
Nexxt Spine LLC recently announced the development of NanoMatrixx, a new porous bioactive titanium material designed to be used in