A new study published in Clinical Spine Surgery examines whether preoperative mental health is associated with patient-reported outcomes for minimally invasive lumbar discectomy.

2. How spine surgeons keep healthy

By Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:13
Five spine surgeons discuss how they achieve their personal goals with regard to health and wellness.

3. 10 spine surgeon leaders to know

By Mackenzie Garrity | Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:57
Here are 10 spine surgeon leaders to know.
Here are eight things for spinal surgeons to know for Dec. 14, 2017.
A new study published in The Spine Journal examines the process of establishing benchmarks for lumbar spine surgery.
Hazem Eltahawy, MD, is a neurosurgeon at St. Mary Mercy Livonia. In a recent interview, he shared trend for spine surgeons and the developments of biologics.
Novant Health Brain and Spine Surgery in Charlotte, N.C., welcomed Erin Kiehna, MD, according to The Mint Hill Times.

8. Spine surgeon Dr. Albert Dudley dies at 70

By Megan Wood | Tuesday, 12 December 2017 21:32
Albert H. Dudley III, MD, died Nov. 19 in his home in Reisterstown, Md., The Baltimore Sun reports. The 70-year-old orthopedic surgeon died of heart failure.
Kamal Woods, MD, of Kettering (Ohio) Medical Center, performed a first-of-its-kind surgery on a patient with a severe neck deformity. The deformity forced the patient's head to lean at such an angle where his ear touched his shoulder.
Here are seven key stories on outpatient spine trends and news.
A new study published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine examines the characteristics of smokers who undergo lumbar spine surgery.

12. How 3 spine surgeons resolve common complaints

By Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 08 December 2017 22:59
Three spine surgeons discuss the most common complaints they receive from patients and how they resolve them.
Here are seven spine and neurosurgeons making headlines.
Serge Rasskazoff, MD, will resign from Watertown, N.Y.-based Samaritan Medical Center in February 2018, Watertown Daily Times reports.
A federal grand jury indicted Cathleen Van Buskirk, MD, Dec. 4 for bankruptcy scheme allegations, according to Daily Camera Boulder News.

16. Top 10 Spine Review articles: Dec. 4-8

By Megan Wood | Friday, 08 December 2017 16:58
Here are the 10 most-read articles featured on Becker's Spine Review between Dec. 4 and Dec. 8.
A new study published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine examines hospital-acquired conditions for spinal tumor resection patients.
The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City tapped Viviane Tabar, MD, to serve as chair of neurosurgery.

19. 4 trends in traumatic spinal cord injury

By Laura Dyrda | Thursday, 07 December 2017 16:25
A new study published in Spine examines trends in traumatic spinal injuries.
Here are eight things for spinal surgeons to know for Dec. 7, 2017.
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