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Protocol reduces opioid use in spinal surgery patients

A novel “Enhanced Recovery After Surgery” (ERAS) protocol developed by Penn Medicine for patients undergoing spinal and peripheral nerve surgery significantly reduced opioid use. A new study published in the Journal of Neurosurgery:

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Patient satisfaction is good indicator of success after spinal surgery

Patient satisfaction is good indicator of success after spinal surgery Patient satisfaction ratings after surgery for spinal degenerative disease – especially in terms of reduced pain and disability – are

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Robot ROSA™ Spine: First minimally invasive spine surgical procedure

Robot ROSA™ Spine: First minimally invasive spine surgical procedure at Amiens-Picardy University Hospital Montpellier, France, December 1, 2014 – MEDTECH (Euronext, FR0010892950 – ROSA ) a company specialised in designing,

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Romosozumab: Bone-forming agent promising for osteoporosis patients

Romosozumab, A new bone-forming agent currently under study by Amgen Inc. and Belgium’s UCB, has shown promise in research into osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density (BMD).

COMPANY INTERVIEWS

Titan Spine

SSN meets Dr Paul Slosar, Chief Medical Officer at Titan Spine Tell us about your role as Chief Medical Officer As Chief Medical Officer of Titan Spine I have responsibilities

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DWG: the 9th Annual Meeting of the German Spine Society

11–13 December, The German Spine Society, Congress Center Leipzig, Germany The German Spine Society (GSS) has taken a stable role within the German and international societies and the German Spine

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6–8 April 2016 – BritSpine 2016, Nottingham

6-8 April 2016 – BritSpine 2016, Nottingham This year’s BritSpine 2016 meeting and exhibition will be taking place at Nottingham Conference Centre, a bespoke conference facility that blends with the

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EUROSPINE: A pan-European success story

A review of the EUROSPINE annual general meeting, which took place in Lyon in October The flagship event in the EUROSPINE calendar took place in Lyon at the beginning of

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Laura Counsell, BSRF – Advancing knowledge of scoliosis

SSN meet Laura Counsell, National Director at the British Scoliosis Research Foundation (BSRF) What is your position in BSRF and what does your role entail? I’m National Director at the

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Surgical management of multilevel cervical spine stenosis and spinal cord injury

Zhao-Wan Xu and Deng-Xing Lun evaluate the safety and feasibility of using open-door expansive laminopathy in combination with transpedicular screw fixation to treat conditions complicated by cervical spine fracture Introduction