30 January 2015

Vertebral body replacement with smart endplate design

Following corpectomy in the thoracic and lumbar regions, a reliable vertebral body replacement (VBR) device is needed to secure support...

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24 January 2015

A spinal marriage made in biomaterial heaven

Leading parties in artificial spinal fusion devices join forces A leading developer of innovative forms of silicon nitride ceramics, Amedica...

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18 January 2015

Medtronic’s next generation Kyphon system

Medtronic Inc. has announced the launch of a new generation of cement delivery systems for the treatment of vertebral compression...

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3 January 2015

Titan Spine

SSN meets Dr Paul Slosar, Chief Medical Officer at Titan Spine Tell us about your role as Chief Medical Officer...

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28 December 2014

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...

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24 December 2014

How reliable are tests used to diagnose disc herniation?

Nezar H. Al Nezari et al. Neurological examination of the peripheral nervous system to diagnose lumbar spinal disc herniation with...

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17 December 2014

Smart surgeons, sharp decisions: Decision-making is key to safe surgery

[caption id="attachment_9881" align="alignnone" width="211"] smart_surgeons_cover_image[/caption] This issue’s reviews were written by Firas Arnaout, Speciality Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedics, Worcester...

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15 December 2014

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...

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