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Age-related changes to the cartilaginous tissue of the spine could invite painful nerve growth

Researchers say they have added to evidence that the vast majority of low back pain in people may be rooted in an overgrowth of pain-sensing nerves into spinal cartilaginous tissue.

EVENTS SEPTEMBER 2020

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

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24–26 May 2016, Surgical approaches to the spine, Edinburgh

24–26 May 2016, Surgical approaches to the spine, Edinburgh Target Audience ST4 – ST8 Neurosurgical and Orthopaedic trainees, Spinal Fellow, Junior Consultants (years 1-3) Learning Style Introduction of anatomy and

COMPANY NEWS

EOS imaging and Stryker announce a co-promotion agreement for the UK market

EOS imaging and Stryker announce a co-promotion agreement for the UK market EOS imaging have announced a co-promotion agreement with Stryker’s European Spine business for the UK market as part

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Seismic for the spine: vibration technology offers alternative to MRI

Seismic for the spine: vibration technology offers alternative to MRI Magnetic resonance image isn’t everything. A new US study from the University of Alberta shows that vibrating the spine may

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NICE draft guidance recommends treatments for types of arthritis that affect the spine

NICE draft guidance recommends treatments for types of arthritis that affect the spine In final draft guidance published, NICE has recommended adalimumab (Humira, AbbVie), etanercept (Enbrel, Pfizer), infliximab (Remicade, Merck

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Spines of boys and girls differ at birth

Spines of boys and girls differ at birth Looking at measurements of the vertebrae in newborn children, investigators at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles found that differences between the sexes are

ARTICLES

Fully endoscopic operations on the spine

Fully endoscopic operations on the spine In cases of spinal disc herniation and spinal canal stenosis, fully endoscopic techniques offer a safe alternative to conventional procedures says Sebastian Ruetten. If

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European spine surgery devices market could be worth nearly $3000 million by 2019

European spine surgery devices market could be worth nearly $3000 million by 2019 The European spine surgery devices market is expected to reach $2,993.6 million by 2019, growing at a

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IMAST : The 22nd International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques

IMAST : The 22nd International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques IMAST gathers spine surgeons, innovative research and spine technologies in an international forum. For three days, surgeons from around the