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Physio tech company steps in to tackle COVID-19 lockdown neck and back pain emergency

Millions of workers operating from home could be creating a backlog of neck and back pain complaints which the NHS will struggle to cope with. Now physio therapy experts at


Covid-19: spine surgeons exhibiting elevated anxiety and uncertainty for the future

A global survey examining the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on healthcare professionals has revealed “elevated anxiety and uncertainty for the future” among 902 participating spine surgeons. Results from the


17,000 doctors and nurses training during COVID-19 using virtual simulation technology

Faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals worldwide have an urgent need for doctors and nurses. Huge numbers of retired doctors and nurses have been called up – 20,000 in the


NHS Digital to be handed more powers to help counter Covid-19 spread

New powers have been given to NHS Digital as part of measures to help counter the spread of Covid-19. This includes collecting and analysing data to help doctors, nurses and


10-12 June 2020, Future Surgery – ASGBI International Surgical Congress 2020; Glasgow – POSTPONED

POSTPONED – for the latest updates click here Message from ASGBI: Due to the COVID-19 crisis, ASGBI has taken the difficult decision to postpone our International Surgical Congress due on


20-23 May 2020, Global Spine Congress; Rio de Janeiro – CANCELLED

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Jeffrey Wang, S. Rajasekaran and Jayr Bass joint statement on GSC 2020 Rio de Janeiro—March 09, 2020 After careful evaluation backed by the latest scientific reports, the AO


21-22 September 2020, The 6th World Congress on Spine and Spinal Disorders; Dubai

The 6th World Congress on Spine and Spinal Disorders – Spine 2020 has been postponed from 13-14 April to 21-22 September 2020. In the prevailing situation, the committee of Spine


Existing pressure on the NHS can’t be ignored during coronavirus outbreak

With the coronavrius outbreak being declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO), Barney Gilbert, NHS doctor and CEO of Pando Health explores why existing pressures on the NHS


BritSpine 2020 – postponed

BRITSPINE 2020 | EVENT POSTPONED   A message from the Britspine 2020 Organising Committee: The UK Government have made the announcement they will be entering the “delay” phase of their


Latest update on Coronavirus for all involved in SpineWeek

COVID-19 Update – 10 March, 2020 Every four years we look forward to seeing the participants, industry partners and all those involved from around the world at SpineWeek. Over the