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Re-engineered enzyme could help reverse damage from spinal cord injury and stroke

A team of researchers from University of Toronto Engineering and the University of Michigan has redesigned and enhanced a natural enzyme that shows promise in promoting the regrowth of nerve

EVENTS OCTOBER 2020

6-9 October 2020, NASS 2020 Annual Meeting; Virtual experience

Discover what’s new in spine This year’s NASS 2020 Annual Meeting will deliver outstanding scientific research, and live and pre-recorded sessions to surgical, medical and multidisciplinary spine care professionals. Participants

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Spina bifida surgery before birth restores brain structure

Surgery performed on a fetus in the womb to repair defects from spina bifida triggers the body’s ability to restore normal brain structure, Mayo Clinic research discovered. Research by Rodrigo

EVENTS OCTOBER 2020

6-9 October 2020, EUROSPINE Virtual Meeting; Online worldwide

From the organising committee:   Dear colleagues and friends, In response to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, and to protect the health and safety of all our stakeholders, our October live

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Fatigue life analysis of notched versus pristine spinal rods

The Orthopaedic Innovation Centre Canada investigates the effect of spine rod gripping on fatigue strength through cyclic biomechanical testing. Thoracic and lumbar back pain is a highly prevalent issue that

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Current developments in spinal surgery and a look to the future

Professor Arun Ranganathan, one of the leading spinal surgeons in the UK, has operated on many high-profile patients, from royal family members to fellow spine and orthopaedic surgeons and is

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FundamentalVR launches immersive spine surgical training into medical students’ homes

FundamentalVR, producers of immersive technology to improve the way surgeons are trained, recently announced the expansion of its educational platform, Fundamental Surgery, with the addition of a new education modality

EVENTS NOVEMBER 2020

4-5 November 2020, The Oswestry Two-day Spinal Imaging Course; Oswestry

This two day course of clinically based lectures and interactive case based discussion addressing all areas of Spinal Imaging (including Trauma) serves as a focus to facilitate problem solving in

EVENTS JUNE 2020

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

EVENTS MAY 2020

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