AO Spine Guest Blog
A front-seat view to an evolving global spine world
Welcome to the AO Spine blog! The AO Spine Guest Blog highlights diverse views and perspectives from the spine community around the world. It supports our mission to share knowledge and improve patient care by showcasing experiences, controversies, and learnings from our community.
Topics are related to all aspects of spine care and spine surgeons' lives. The articles represent the opinion of individual authors exclusively and not necessarily the opinion of AO Spine or AO Foundation.
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CareerMarch 14, 2022
How to secure research funding—and learn from the rejections
BY DR BRIAN KWON
Clinical practiceFebruary 24, 2022
Bacteria and low back pain—fact or fiction?
BY DR S. RAJASEKARAN
InnovationFebruary 16, 2022
Innovation in spine surgery requires greater diversity
BY DR BEN DAVIES
InnovationFebruary 10, 2022
Critical clinical need for new approaches to promote intervertebral disc degeneration regeneration and recovery of function
BY DR ANDREA VERNENGO, DR ZHEN LI, AND DR SIBYLLE GRAD
Clinical practiceFebruary 03, 2022
Golf-related spinal injuries and outcomes following spinal surgery
BY DR VENU NEMANI AND DR PHILIP K. LOUIE
TumorJanuary 26, 2022
Targeted therapies are a brave new world in cancer treatment
BY DR CHETAN BETTEGOWDA
TumorJanuary 26, 2022
Does frailty and sarcopenia affect outcomes in spinal oncology?
BY DR RAPHAËLE CHAREST-MORIN
DegenerationJanuary 23, 2022
Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy—recent updates and future directions
BY DR AYUSH SHARMA
Clinical practiceJanuary 22, 2022
Perioperative Anticoagulation and Anti-Platelet Medications in Spine Surgery
BY DR PHILIP LOUIE
Clinical practiceJanuary 21, 2022
Should patients with short life expectancy be denied surgical care?
BY DR NICOLAS DEA
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