Diagnosis and Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spondylolisthesis
Degenerative lumbar Spondylolisthesis is an acquired anterior displacement of one vertebra over the subjacent vertebra.
SIGN, MARK & X-RAY Prevention of Wrong-Site Spinal Surgery
Wrong-site surgery occurs when the wrong anatomical site is operated on.
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA): Screening Options
There are variations in strategies for screening methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in pre-operative patients across U.S
Diagnosis and Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis describes a condition in which there is diminished space available for the neural and vascular elements in the lumbar spine.
Diagnosis and Treatment of Lumbar Disc Herniation with Radiculopathy
Lumbar disc herniation is a localized displacement of disc material beyond the normal margins of the intervertebral disc space1 resulting in pain.
Diagnosis and Treatment of Cervical Radiculopathy from Degenerative Disorders
Cervical radiculopathy from degenerative disorders can be de ned as pain in a radicular pattern in one or both upper extremities.
Appropriate Use Criteria for Cervical Fusion
This document reviews appropriateness of fusion for the treatment of various degenerative cervical conditions.
Antithrombotic Therapies in Spine Surgery
The NASS Clinical Guideline on Antithrombotic Therapies in Spine Surgery discusses the incidence of DVT/PE in the population of patients undergoing spinal surgery
Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult Isthmic Spondylolisthesis
Isthmic spondylolisthesis is the anterior translation of one lumbar vertebra relative to the next caudal segment as a result of an abnormality in the pars interarticularis.