Tag: Eurospine

Tim Pigott

A consultant neurosurgeon and the current president of EUROSPINE, Tim Pigott talks to Spinal News International about his career so far. Outside of his...

Behavioural intervention increases physical activity in lumbar surgery patients

A psychosocial behavioural intervention administered in the spine care setting was successful in increasing physical activity after recuperation from lumbar surgery, a trial has...

EUROSPINE 2019: Decompressive surgery remains the ‘gold-standard’ for lumbar spinal stenosis...

Long-term results demonstrate that even though implantation of a stand-alone interspinous process device (IPD) can be successful in treating intermittent neurogenic claudication (INC), the...

Eurospine audience sceptical of digital learning’s potential in spinal surgery training

As emerging and existing technologies continue to shape the way we communicate and spread knowledge, the potentials of digital learning is given increasing consideration....

IVANOS study reveals i-FACTOR bone graft use more than doubles fusion...

Level 1 evidence, presented at EUROSPINE 2018 in Barcelona, Spain, demonstrates that i-FACTOR peptide enhanced bone graft results in significantly higher rates of fusion...
Frank Kandziora

Frank Kandziora

Once an aspiring architect, Frank Kandziora has never looked back from the medical profession since being assigned a medical assistant during his military service...
Anne Mannion presents at Eurospine 2017

Abstract submissions now open for EUROSPINE 2018

Participants are now invited to submit abstracts to the EUROSPINE scientific secretariat for consideration for inclusion in the 2018 annual meeting, to be held...
Gabriel Tender

Minimally invasive TLIF procedure results in shorter hospital stay and “good...

A prospective, randomised study presented at the 32nd EUROSPINE annual meeting held 11–13 October in Dublin, Ireland by Gabriel Tender (Louisiana State University, New...
Solomon Wilcots interviews Vikas Kapoor at NASS 2017

NFL broadcaster Solomon Wilcots interviews doctors at EUROSPINE and NASS

The former professional football player is a leader of Russo Partners’ Sports–Health Alliance, a service connecting sports, health and medicine. In addition to interviews...

EUROSPINE forgoes delegate bags and paper programmes to improve green credentials

EUROSPINE has announced that, from 2017’s meeting (11–­13 October; Dublin, Ireland), the organisation will no longer print paper copies of the final programme, or...

EUROSPINE offers advice on preventing “text neck”

Some of today’s most popular presents are smartphones. Thousands of these useful electronic tools were bestowed upon a loved one during the past couple...

EUROSPINE 2016: Interview with Full Paper Award Winner 2016

EUROSPINE's interview with Christian Liebsch, winner of the meeting's 2016 Full Paper Award. ...

Two-year Scoli-Risk-1 data offer revealing adult spinal deformity results

A number of studies presented at the Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting (SRS; 21–24 September, Prague, Czech Republic) and at Eurospine (5–7 October, Berlin,...