Please read our recently published review on spinal tuberculosis in Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics – an initiative of the Bombay Orthopaedic Society. Chaudhary K, Dhawale A, Chaddha R, Laheri V. Spinal Tuberculosis – an Update. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics Jan – June 2017; 2(1):31-42. The focus of this article is on nonoperative treatment of spinal tuberculosis […]
This is a mindmap on osteoporosis that I created. It provides a quick review of the pathogenesis, classification, workup, and treatment of osteoporosis. If you have any suggestions on making it better please put down it down in the comments below. https://my.mindnode.com/vyx7Tam4bQe7yJKRnTG7nCx9R1xwmppyTmJdrToz/em#51,-43,2
Amazing animation that demonstrated the biological and clinical effects of bone metastases on the skeleton. The animation is by Amgen, a biotechnology company. http://www.amgen.com Please visit their Youtube channel Amgen for more videos.
Spinal Cord Injury Update was presented by Oswald Steward, Ph.D. at the Seattle Science Foundation for the 2015 Spine Trauma Summit. Although presented in 2015, this is a great update on ongoing research in spinal cord injury. Understand the current state of stem cell trials and what to expect from them in the future.
As a spine surgeon, I am frequently asked about the benefits of stem cell therapy by patients (and their loved ones) who suffer from spinal cord injury. India is part of a vast network of countries where “website clinics” offer stem cell therapy for such injuries. These websites publish glowing patient testimonials, and many assure patients […]
This is a presentation on critical appraisal of SPORT RCT using the Graphic Approach to Epidemiology (GATE). It was presented at the Research methodology workshop at IOACON 2016, Kochi. The SPORT study was a large multicenter randomized controlled trial comparing discectomy versus nonoperative care for lumbar disc herniations. The results of this study are analyzed […]
Dr. Robert Bohinski, a neurosurgeon with Mayfield Chiari Center, explains the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of Chiari malformation type 1. This patient webinar originally aired January 18, 2014. For further information regarding Chiari I Malformation and for info regarding upcoming webinars, please visit: http://www.MayfieldChiariCenter.com This is a highly instructive and comprehensive talk, especially for orthopedic spine […]