Written by Adam Schrag | Thursday, 02 February 2017 18:35
University College London has reported that George Raisman, PhD, famous for his role in helping a paralyzed man regain the ability to walk, has passed away.
Written by Megan Wood | Thursday, 02 February 2017 17:39
The first neurosurgeon to serve the Cape Girardeau, Mo., community, Dr. Yong Kie Kim died at the age of 81 on Jan. 28, 2017, according to a Southeast Missourian article.
Written by Megan Wood | Thursday, 02 February 2017 14:51
Here are eight things for spinal surgeons to know for Feb. 2, 2017.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Thursday, 02 February 2017 10:12
A new study published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine examines the methodology for online surgeon scorecards.
Written by Adam Schrag | Wednesday, 01 February 2017 23:07
Medacta International hired S. Raymond Golish, MD, PhD, as medical director of the company's U.S. spine division.
Written by Adam Schrag | Wednesday, 01 February 2017 23:02
A study published in the journal Spine and covered in Medscape examines the morbidity rate in elderly spine surgery patients.
7. Wolters Kluwer, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons partner to release Spine Injuries in Athletes — 5 takeawaysWritten by Adam Schrag | Wednesday, 01 February 2017 19:19
Wolters Kluwer and AAOS released Spine Injuries in Athletes.
Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 01 February 2017 14:32
Here are three spine surgeons and neurosurgeons that joined new organizations, received promotions or moved locations in January 2017.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 31 January 2017 21:32
Low back pain is fairly common among school-aged children, a study published in JAMA Pediatrics shows, according to Medical Xpress.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 31 January 2017 16:58
On Jan. 30, 2017, a Boston jury determined a Massachusetts General Hospital spine surgeon's concurrent surgery schedule in 2012 did not result in a patient's quadriplegia, The Boston Globe reported.
Written by Adam Schrag | Monday, 30 January 2017 22:40
NorthEast Spine & Sports Medicine in Jackson, N.J., is now offering spinal cord stimulator trials.
Written by Megan Wood | Monday, 30 January 2017 19:24
The global lumbar spine fusion market will likely continue to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 4.9 percent through 2020, according to a Market Reports World analysis.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 30 January 2017 12:00
A new study published in Clinical Spine Surgery examines patients who underwent spinal deformity correction with robotic guidance for S2-alar-iliac screw insertion.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 30 January 2017 11:59
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, part of the National Institutes of Health, gave 30 researchers the R35 Research Program Award.
Written by Adam Schrag | Friday, 27 January 2017 20:31
The Freeman Spine and Pain Institute has relocated its Edison, N.J., office to 10 Parsonage Road.
Written by Megan Wood | Friday, 27 January 2017 15:01
Here are four spine surgeons and neurosurgeons in the news this past week.
Written by Stefano Sinicropi, MD, President and CEO, Midwest Spine & Brain Institute | Friday, 27 January 2017 11:24
Healthcare is a complex industry that is ever-changing.
18. How healthcare will change under Trump — injecting standard business principles into healthcare delivery: Q&A with Dr. Craig CallewartWritten by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 27 January 2017 10:38
Craig Callewart, MD, is a private practice surgeon in Dallas who has participated in politics at the local and national level for years.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 27 January 2017 10:13
A new study published in Spine examines the patient recollection of preoperative symptoms after lumbar spine surgery to identify recall bias.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 26 January 2017 21:14
Four spine surgeons look ahead to the coming year in spine.