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NSpine: Managing children with complex craniocervical deformities

Dominic Thompson from GOSH in London shares his incredible wealth of experience in assessing and managing children with complex craniocervical deformities


More than 200,000 patients waiting over a year for hospital treatment

New NHS England statistics published recently show the huge strain COVID-19 is putting on waiting lists, with more than 200,000 patients waiting more than a year for hospital treatment. A


Fear of complaints pushing doctors to breaking point, warns MDU

Doctors fear a wave of complaints due to the difficulties of caring for patients during the pandemic, according to a new survey published recently. The survey of 1,203 doctors by


NSpine: Plastic closures in complex tumour resections

Peter Varga, a hugely experienced tumour surgeon with one of the largest primary tumour practices in Europe, shares his experience and techniques in plastic closures in complex tumour resections


Spinal Improvement Partnership between The Walton Centre NHS Trust and Northgate Public Services set to enhance patient safety

 The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust will become the first centre of excellence for spinal services to give surgeons and medical device manufacturers detailed insight on the long term effectiveness of


TOSCA® Standard and Expansion – Anterior Cervical Stabilization

Promotional feature In 2005, the first SIGNUS plate for anterior cervical stabilization was launched: TOSCA. It offers the user a high degree of flexibility for ventral stabilisation of C2 to


NSpine: Complex cases

Abhay Nene, a highly experienced paediatric deformity surgeon from Mumbai, delivers an impressive talk on complex cases he has encountered


Blood pressure can be controlled without drugs after spinal cord injury

Dr. Richi Gill is back at work, able to enjoy time with his family in the evening and get a good night’s sleep, thanks to research. Three years ago, Gill


Student uses zebrafish to study spinal deformities

Popular in aquariums all over the world, the zebrafish is native to South Asia. But in a Cincinnati Children’s laboratory, the freshwater variant plays a vital role in scientific discovery.


Dr Kern Singh takes spine surgery to the next level

Dr. Kern Singh of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush is one of a few spine surgeons in the Midwest performing endoscopic minimally invasive spinal surgery. This new, ultra-minimally invasive technique allows