Healthcare economics is an important part of providing patient care and shaping healthcare policy going forward. Here are eight ways spine surgeons can positively impact healthcare economics.
Resurgens Charitable Foundation reached a charitable milestone by surpassing the $1 million donation mark.
Researchers recently compared 90 female patients undergoing posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with two different methods of incision closure. Their results were published in Spine.
Aesculap Academy is offering a surgical skills course for neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons with a special interest in spine surgery.
According to figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the producer price index for acute-care hospitals increased 1.3 percent between March 2013 and March 2014.
The Food and Drug Administration cleared 44 spine- and orthopedic-related medical devices in March.
Spine Institute Northwest's Solomon Kamson, MD, is speaking on minimally invasive spine surgery procedures at the World Congress of the World Federation of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Turkey.
A new study published in Spine examines whether the surgical first assistant's level of training matters in scoliosis outcomes.
Medicrea launched the UNiD, the world's first patient-specific spinal osteosynthesis rod system, in Europe, according to a Broadway World report.
NuVasive celebrated its one-year anniversary of opening an office in Tokyo, the company's first office in Japan.