The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released new figures last week on the Medicare Shared Savings Program and Pioneer ACO, and the results were reported in Medscape.
The largest player in the orthopedic market is still DePuy Synthes, but Zimmer Biomet and Stryker are gaining ground, according to The Orthopaedic Industry Annual Report from OrthoWorld.
A new study published in Spine examines illicit substance abuse among American adults with chronic low back pain.
The emphasis on physician relationships with industry, particularly pharmaceutical and device companies, can make physicians weary of any relationship with vendors.
A new study published in Spine examines how a patient's preoperative nutritional status affects 30-day hospital readmissions after elective spine surgery.
Here are the top ways physicians use EHRs according to the Medscape EHR Report 2016: Physicians Rate Top EHRs.
A new study published in Spine examines hospital readmissions within two years of adult thoracolumbar spinal deformity surgery.
CMS is proposing to add eight spine codes to the list of ASC covered procedures in 2017, according to the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery.
A new study published in Spine examines the effectiveness of physical therapy for common low back pain diagnoses.
The FDA granted 42 orthopedic- and spine-related device clearances in July.