Category Archives: Editorial

Percutaneous cervical laser diskectomy, thermoannuloplasty, and thermonucleoplasty; comparable results without surgery

  •  Nancy E. Epstein 

July 6, 2017, 10:24

Category:

  • Spine

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Discrimination against female surgeons is still alive: Where are the full professorships and chairs of departments?

  •  Nancy E. Epstein 

June 6, 2017, 9:15

Category:

  • Socio-Economics, Politics, and Medicine, Spine

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Vertebroplasty for vertebral compression fractures: Placebo or effective?

  •  Arvin R. Wali, Joel R. Martin, Robert Rennert, Daniel K. Resnick, William Taylor, Peter Warnke, Clark C. Chen 

June 5, 2017, 15:33

Category:

  • Randomized Controlled Trials

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Learning curves for minimally invasive spine surgeries: Are they worth it?

  •  Nancy E. Epstein 

May 11, 2017, 11:35

Category:

  • Spine

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Impact of ventricular-peritoneal shunt valve design on clinical outcome of pediatric patients with hydrocephalus: Lessons learned from randomized controlled trials

  •  Reid Hoshide, Hal Meltzer, Cecilia Dalle-Ore, David Gonda, Daniel Guillaume, Clark C. Chen 

April 24, 2017, 20:05

Category:

  • Randomized Controlled Trials

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Bariatric bypasses contribute to loss of bone mineral density but reduce axial back pain in morbidly obese patients considering spine surgery

  •  Nancy E. Epstein 

February 8, 2017, 18:09

Category:

  • Spine

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Access to health care in sub-Saharan Africa

  •  Gilbert Dechambenoit 

January 4, 2017, 18:38

Article Type:

  • Editorial

24–48 hour preoperative “surveillance” lower extremity venous Doppler’s: Aren’t they worthwhile prior to spine surgery?

  •  Nancy E. Epstein 

January 4, 2017, 17:59

Category:

  • Spine

Article Type:

  • Editorial

Proceedings of the WFNS Neuro-Oncology Committee Workshop Rome 2015

  •  Karolyn Au, Zvi Ram, Gelareh Zadeh, Kenneth Aldape, James Balogun, Igor Barani, Francesco DiMeco, Atul Goel, Kathleen Khu, Frederick F. Lang, Morten Lund-Johansen, Marcos Maldaun, Ghazaleh Tabatabai, Jörg-Christian Tonn, Manfred Westphal 

December 30, 2016, 20:14

Category:

  • Neuro-oncology

Article Type:

  • Editorial

The new era of anticoagulation

  •  Zafia Anklesaria, Georges Al-Helou 

November 29, 2016, 18:10

Article Type:

  • Editorial