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Research & Reviews  41 results

Surgical Stabilization for Patients with Mechanical Back Pain Secondary to Metastatic S...
World Neurosurgery; Planchard RF, Lubelski D et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - To investigate the effect of surgical stabilization for patients with metastatic spinal disease on objective mobility metrics. A retrospective chart review identified patients who had mechanical back pain from metastatic spinal disease and underwe...

Primary care physician perspectives on screening for axial spondyloarthritis: A qualita...
PloS One; Lapane KL, Shridharmurthy D et. al.

May 25th, 2021 - Many patients with axial spondylarthritis (axSpA) experience lengthy diagnostic delays upwards of 14 years. (5-14 years). Screening tools for axSpA have been proposed for use in primary care settings, but whether this approach could be implemented...

Single-center outcomes for percutaneous pedicle screw fixation in metastatic spinal les...
Neurosurgical Focus; Meleis A, Larkin MB et. al.

May 2nd, 2021 - Survival of cancer patients continues to improve with systemic treatment advancements, leading to an increase in cancer-related complications such as pathological spinal fractures. In this study, the authors aimed to evaluate the outcome of percut...

Full-Endoscopic Approach Forchronic Low Back Pain from Baastrup's Disease: Interspinous...
Orthopaedic Surgery; Lin WT, Xie FQ et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - The objective was to introduce a new endoscopic technique-interspinous plasty for low back pain from Baastrup's disease; based on clinical manifestations, imaging findings and diagnostic test, to discuss a detailed diagnostic procedure for Baastru...

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News  5 results

Axial SpA features don’t guarantee its diagnosis in chronic back pain
Lucas Franki

Aug 23rd, 2017 - The manifestation of multiple features of spondyloarthritis (SpA) in patients with chronic back pain is not sufficient for a diagnosis of axial spondyloarthritis, according to a report from Zineb Ez-Zaitouni and associates. In a group of 250 peopl.

An Important Consideration in Ankylosing Spondylitis

Sep 24th, 2015 - Hello. I'm Dr Jonathan Kay, professor of medicine and director of clinical research in the Division of Rheumatology at UMass Memorial Medical Center in the University of Massachusetts Medical School, both in Worcester, Massachusetts. Back pain is ...

Spinal MRI does not enhance spondyloarthropathy diagnosis
Rheumatology News; Sara Freeman

Jul 12th, 2013 - MADRID – There is no added benefit of performing spinal MRI in the diagnosis of spondyloarthritis, the results of an international, multicenter study suggest. Around one-quarter of patients with nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) w.

AS Treatments May Relieve Symptoms But Not Halt Progression
Sharon Worcester

May 12th, 2011 - CHICAGO – Despite dramatic clinical benefit, the standard treatments for ankylosing spondylitis do not appear to alter the natural history of the disease. "We’d like to believe we’re actually doing something substantial for our patients in additio.

AS Treatments Give Clinical but Not Radiographic Benefit
Sharon Worcester

May 1st, 2011 - CHICAGO – Despite dramatic clinical benefit, the standard treatments for ankylosing spondylitis do not appear to alter the natural history of the disease. “We'd like to believe we're actually doing something substantial for our patients in additio.

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