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Sensor-enhanced surgical robot enables highly precise and safe spinal operations

Researchers from the University of Bern, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and the Swiss Center for Electronics and Microtechnology have developed a high-precision, sensor-based surgical robot for spinal operations, together with


Focus on expert witness work: Is it for you?

Chris Pamplin, of the UK Register of Expert Witnesses, looks at the role of an expert witness, for it is not a simple adjunct to a surgeon’s routine workload In


12-13 November 2018, 4th International Conference on Spine and Spinal Disorders; Germany

The 4th International Conference on Spine and Spinal Disorders to be held on November 12-13, 2018 at Frankfurt, Germany and it will be centred around the theme “Exploring innovations for a better robust Spine health”   Without spine life doesn’t exist. The spine or the spinal column is


24-25 July 2018, 24th International Conference on Neuroscience and Neurochemistry; Birmingham

The organizing committee takes an immense pleasure in inviting you to the eventuality of the 24th International Conference on Neuroscience and Neurochemistry for productive interactions and an opportunity to present their work and


5-6 September 2018, 4th Global Congress on Spine and Spinal Disorders; New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand Spine Conference 2018 aims to share new ideas and new technologies among the spine surgery professionals, physicians, scientists, doctors, university professors, researchers and students from areas of spine


13 November 2018, Inaugural Oswestry Spinal Course; Oswestry

13th November 2018: Inaugural Oswestry Spinal Course Location: Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY10 7AG Target Audience: GPs, physiotherapy practitioners and extended scope practitioners interested in increasing their


7-8 November 2018, Two-day spinal imaging course; Oswestry

Location: Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY10 7AG Target Audience: Specialist Registrars and Consultants in Radiology Course: This two-day course of clinically based lectures and interactive


Nano-texturing creates bacteria-killing spikes on stainless steel surfaces

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have created a nano-textured stainless steel surface that that kills bacteria while not harming mammalian cells, the process could improve the future of


Application of enhanced recovery after surgery to spinal surgery

Tom Wainwright and Louise Burgess, of the Orthopaedic Research Institute, Bournemouth University, discuss the aims of ERAS pathways, to help modulate and reduce the surgical stress response, thereby improving patient


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