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A new generation of African surgeons will be trained thanks to £50,000 donated by English Freemasons

Thousands of seriously ill people across Africa, who have no access to surgeons, will now be treated thanks to a major new surgical training programme funded by Freemasons in England

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Congress is a platform for surgeons to exchange knowledge and share experiences in spine care

AO Spine is excited to welcome thousands of spine professionals to its 9th annual Global Spine Congress (GSC) taking place in Rio de Janeiro from May 20-23, 2020 The GSC

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Standards of excellence for spine patients

The recently created accreditation programme, Surgical Spine Centres of Excellence (SSCoE), is an attestation to EUROSPINE’s interest in promoting excellence in spine care around the world. This certification offers patients

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Innovations in the pedicle screw market are set to pick up pace with the rise of minimally invasive surgeries

A recent report by Future Market Insights investigated the pedicle screw systems market and provided critical insights for the forecast period of 2019 to 2029 As per the findings of

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International faculty to meet in Glasgow to discuss sport-related spinal problems

A look ahead to the three-day BritSpine meeting in April 2020, comprising of lectures, topic updates and debates As the Biennial combined spine scientific conference BritSpine approaches, after a few

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Increasing awareness of soft tissue and bone sarcoma

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon Amit Kumar takes a look at the Sarcoma UK guidelines Soft tissue tumours (sarcomas) are very rare cancers that are usually found on the arms, legs and

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Surgeon in Focus – Professor Arun Ranganathan

Professor Arun Ranganathan is a trauma and orthopaedic spine surgeon at London Spine Care and is one of the UK’s leading spinal surgeons who has operated on international dignitaries, celebrities

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Signus product features

JASPIS® ST – Anterior Cervical Fusion Our latest member in the ST-Line by SIGNUS family, JASPIS® ST is implanted in the C3 – TH1 spinal region using the proven Smith-Robinson technique. As

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Money matters – The government has proposed flexible NHS pensions

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on how to approach the complexity ahead One of Boris Johnson’s first moves as prime minister was to scrap the two-week-old consultation outlining a ’50:50’ flexible NHS

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Improving pedicle screw fixation in lumbar spinal fusion

Sara Parashin, of the Orthopaedic Innovation Centre in Canada, looks at ways to improve the outcome of spinal fusion using pedicle screw fixation Many people in North America suffer from