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‘Fusion’ with 3D printing technology is redefining the future of spinal surgeries

Ronak Shah and Sabyasachi Ghosh, of Future Market Insights, questions whether 3D printing technology holds the potential to transform the personalised manufacturing landscape of spinal organs for tumour replacement and

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Management update for pyogenic spinal infections

The British Association of Spine Surgeons (BASS) have released a management update for pyogenic spondylodiscitis to assist all clinicians with the management of this condition Background Pyogenic spondylodiscitis is a

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Surgeon in focus – Syed Aftab

Spinal Surgery News talks to Mr Syed Aftab, consultant spinal orthopaedic surgeon at the Royal London (Barts Health NHS Trust). He is the first robotic spinal surgeon in the UK

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Active lifestyles may help damaged nerves to heal after spinal injuries

New research from Imperial College London shows that leading an active lifestyle may increase the likelihood of damaged nerves regenerating after a spinal cord injury The early-stage findings, published in the

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Spinal registry launched to improve surgical outcomes for patients

Northgate Public Services (NPS) has created a spinal registry for EUROSPINE, an organisation dedicated to improving the outcomes for patients with spinal and neck injuries. The Spine Tango registry, which was originally created in 2002, has

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Trade tools – SIGNUS Medizintechnik GmbH

Promotional feature ATHLET – The real winner! Anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion (ACCF) has become standard procedure for patients with spondylotic myelopathy due to multisegmental stenosis of the cervical canal.

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Money Matters – Many savers are breaching the protection of their pensions savings allowance

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on why you should check your own position in the pensions savings allowance Thousands of pension savers have unwittingly lost the protection they had put in place

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Imaging procedures at National Spinal Injuries Centre to be enhanced and future-proofed with MRI system

A new-to-the-UK MRI system has been ordered for the first time to take its place at the internationally recognised National Spinal Injuries Centre at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, part of Buckinghamshire

APRIL 2020 EVENTS

1-3 April 2020, BritSpine 2020; Glasgow

BritSpine 2020 takes place from 1st – 3rd April 2020, with the pre-conference courses on 31st March 2020, in Glasgow. The Organising Committee comprised of Local Hosts and representatives from all UKSSB

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Horatio’s Garden receives Royal Patronage

Horatio’s Garden has announced the news that Princess Eugenie has become the charity’s Royal Patron. Her Royal Highness will be supporting the charity’s vision of bringing thriving gardens to all