Researchers have reported that one-third of people 40-59 years have image-based evidence of moderate...
Location of inflammation may determine which patients are successfully treated with steroid injections
New research indicates that young recreational and elite athletes commonly accumulate excess fluid in the bone marrow around the joint that connects the spine with the pelvis.
In a multicenter database study of adults who had undergone surgery for spinal deformities, researchers say that those who had used narcotics daily on average had worse outcomes, such as longer intensive care unit stays and more severe postop disability, compared with those who did not use opioids preoperatively.
Researchers develop a new way to make back surgery safer, faster and more cost effective. Scientists have developed and tested a 3-dimensional, real-time optical tracking system, like a 'Google Maps' for the body.
If you experience back pain, you’re not alone. Back pain is a relatively common condition which can be caused by acute injury, degenerative disc disease, herniated disc, and other issues. One potential cause of back pain is spinal stenosis, or a narrowing of the spine.