Tag: posterior

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World-first 360-degree personalised spine surgery takes place in UK

Patient-specific titanium instrumentation has been implanted from the front and back, creating the first ever 360-degree personalised spinal surgery. Orthopaedic surgeon Benjamin Taylor performed the...

K2M releases Mojave PL 3D first-to-market expandable interbody system

K2M’s Mojave posterior lumbar (PL) 3D expandable interbody system has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). According to a...

Minimally invasive surgery “safe and effective” treatment for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

A minimally invasive surgical approach to spinal surgery is relatively new approach to the treatment of adult scoliosis. Studies have shown positive results in...

First US surgeries performed with 4Web Medical’s curved posterior spine Truss...

4Web Medical has announced that the first surgeries using the company's Curved Posterior Spine Truss system (PSTS) for transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion procedures have...

Tubular retractor: A new paradigm in spinal surgery

The variety of procedures in spinal surgery is extensive. While anterior and posterior open approaches are the conventional approaches, it is the posterior approach...