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Precision OS to host first-ever cadaver-less training course for surgeons at the Global Spine Congress

Precision OS Technology, developers of the medical-grade virtual reality learning platform that advances surgical readiness, announced recently its plan to host the first-ever cadaver-less training course at the Global Spine


The IMAS technique – a phase shift in the philosophy of surgery

Consultant spinal orthopaedic surgeon at the Royal London (Barts Health NHS Trust) Syed Aftab, was the first robotic spinal surgeon in the UK. Here he discusses how the IMAS technique


23-24 January 2020, Anatomy and surgical exposure in orthopaedics course; Oswestry

The course is primarily aimed as preparation for FRCS (Tr&Orth) examinations and is appropriate for all levels of Orthopaedic Trainee from ST3. Outline programme is here 23-24 Jan 2020      Anatomy &


Protocol reduces opioid use in spinal surgery patients

A novel “Enhanced Recovery After Surgery” (ERAS) protocol developed by Penn Medicine for patients undergoing spinal and peripheral nerve surgery significantly reduced opioid use. A new study published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: