Driving culture to improve safety in spine surgery

Michael Vitale (New York Presbyterian, New York, USA) chairs the Safety in Spine Surgery Summit annual meeting, as well as having co-authored a book...

Technology and the changing role of the spine surgeon

Virtual reality, including 3D imaging, will play an increasing role in planning complex spinal deformity surgery in the near future, according to Lawrence Lenke...
neuromonitoring

The relevance of intraoperative neuromonitoring for spine surgery

Intraoperative neuromonitoring (IONM) was introduced several decades ago and is an increasingly favourable option for delicate surgeries. A recent study1 indicates that IONM procedures...

Taking NASS to the global stage

Outgoing North American Spine Society (NASS) president Jeffrey Wang (Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA) talks to Spinal News International about the organisation’s...
Margareta Nordin in spine care

Margareta Nordin

Tim Pigott

Ronald Bartels