Written by Laura Dyrda | Wednesday, 29 March 2017 08:58
Here are five studies published in the last five years about cost effectiveness for minimally invasive surgery.
Written by Steven C. Anagnost, MD | Tuesday, 28 March 2017 21:27
Here, Steven C. Anagnost, MD, discusses minimally invasive spine surgery and where it is headed.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 27 March 2017 10:08
A new study published in Clinical Spine Surgery examines the trends in inpatient vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty volume.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 27 March 2017 10:07
A new study published in Spine examines the transpars microscopic approach for patients with purely foraminal herniated lumbar discs.
5. Global minimally invasive spine surgery market to grow at nearly 7.6% CAGR through 2020 — 4 observationsWritten by Megan Wood | Friday, 24 March 2017 19:04
The global minimally invasive spine surgery is on track to continue expanding, based on a ResearchMoz report, according to medGadget.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Thursday, 23 March 2017 16:35
A study presented at the 2016 Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Annual Forum compared concave and convex approaches in lateral lumbar interbody fusion for scoliosis correction.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 21 March 2017 17:09
Surgeons performed the first procedures using Carlsbad, Calif.-based Spinal Elements' Lucent XP expandable interbody implant.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 21 March 2017 10:40
Inspired Spine presented a study on the economic performance of oblique lateral lumbar interbody fusion at the Spine Summit 2017 in Las Vegas.
9. NICE updates guidance on lateral interbody fusion, supported by NuVasive's XLIF data — 5 insightsWritten by Megan Wood | Monday, 20 March 2017 18:02
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, based in the United Kingdom, updated guidance for lateral interbody fusion on March 20, 2017.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Thursday, 16 March 2017 09:46
A new study published in Spine examines robotic guided minimally invasive spine surgery compared to fluoroscopy guided open lumbar fusion procedures.
11. Inspired Spine's study on minimally invasive direct lateral interbody fusion favorable for outpatient setting: 5 observationsWritten by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 15 March 2017 19:50
Minneapolis-based Inspired Spine published results from its study on minimally invasive direct lateral interbody fusion in Cureus.
12. Dr. Solomon Kamson presents 5-year review of full-endoscopic assisted MIS lumbar decompression in outpatient setting: 6 observationsWritten by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 14 March 2017 19:59
Solomon Kamson, MD, PhD, of Bothell, Wash.-based Spine Institute Northwest, presented findings from a five-year review of full-endoscopic assisted minimally invasive lumbar decompression in an outpatient setting.
Written by Megan Wood | Monday, 13 March 2017 17:57
Jay Jagannathan, MD, of Jagannathan Neurosurgery in Troy, Mich., spoke about minimally invasive spine surgery on Detroit radio station WWJ-AM950, according to Yahoo! Finance.
14. St. Mary's Medical Center performs California's first robot-assisted SI joint fusion — 5 observationsWritten by Adam Schrag | Friday, 10 March 2017 18:12
San Francisco-based St. Mary's Medical Center combined the iFuse Implant System procedure with the Mazor Robotics Renaissance Guidance System to perform the first robot-assisted SI joint fusion in California.
Written by Adam Schrag | Wednesday, 08 March 2017 18:12
James B. Billys, MD, has joined Melbourne, Fla.-based First Choice Healthcare Solutions' The B.A.C.K. Center.
Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 08 March 2017 18:08
Carlsbad, Calif.-based Vertiflex completed a $40 million financing round.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 07 March 2017 21:50
Minnesota-based Inspired Spine held a training session on its advanced minimally invasive spinal fusion approaches.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 07 March 2017 15:43
Aliso Viejo, Calif.-based Vertos Medical received approval for expanded access through CMS' Coverage with Evidence Development Program for the mild procedure.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 07 March 2017 14:35
A study presented at the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Annual Forum in 2016 examines patients who underwent lateral spinal fusion and bilateral percutaneous fixation.