Spine Surgery

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How We Started a Spine Program

Slow and steady wins the race when adding surgery's hottest — and most lucrative — specialty.

Posted 11/05/12 | Carol Cappella, RN, MSN, CNOR | 2 comments

N.J. Anesthesiologist Accused of Performing Spine Surgery

The state's attorney general says the doc's lack of adequate training put public in "clear and imminent danger."

Posted 05/10/12 | Post a comment

Equip Your Facility for Spine Surgery

Secrets to saving when adding one of surgery's most expensive specialties.

Posted 05/02/12 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Spine Surgeon Sues Spine Surgeon Who Inserted Experimental Artificial Disc in Him

Judge rules principal investigator of a new spine device failed to follow his own recommendations.

Posted 02/15/12 | Post a comment

Thinking of Adding Spine?

Capitalize on the continued migration of cases to the outpatient setting.

Posted 01/04/12 | Karen Reiter, RN, CNOR, RNFA | Post a comment

Did Docs Perform Unnecessary Spinal Surgery?

North Carolina Medical Board says plasma disc decompression on 7 patients wasn't justified.

Posted 11/01/11 | Post a comment

Malpractice Case Shows Need to Check Disc Level in Spine Surgery

"Sign, Mark, and X-ray" to verify vertebrae.

Posted 10/13/11 | Post a comment

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