Spinal Disorders Perspective

 
 
  • ICS 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ICS 2021
  • PANLAR 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from PANLAR 2021.
  • Strange Object Lodged in Patient's Spine, Yet Jury Clears MD A trial reveals the source of a mysterious object left in a patient.
  • EULAR 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EULAR 2021
  • BSR 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from BSR 2021.
  • Lawsuit: Doctor's Doubts Lead to Missed Diagnosis A mysterious illness continues to plague a patient. Could the physician have done anything to reach an earlier diagnosis?
  • Rheumatologist Shortage Threatens Arthritis Care Dr Kanika Monga discusses two systemic changes that could make all the difference in improving quality of life for patients with painful rheumatic conditions.
  • Malpractice Case: Be Wary When Patients Seek Favors Outside Your Expertise Stepping outside your training and clinical knowledge, even as a favor, can result in trouble.
  • EULAR 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EULAR 2020
  • COVID-19 in People with Arthritis Dr Fotini Soliotis, consultant rheumatologist at Poole Hospital in Dorset, talks us through how COVID-19 affects arthritis patients and their treatments.
  • A 14-Year-Old Boy With Painful Periorbital Edema A 14-year-old boy presents with painful periorbital edema and erythema in his right eye. What is the most likely cause?
  • TTR vs AL Cardiac Amyloidosis: Don't Rely on Imaging Alone   Drs Acharya, Grogan and Abou-Ezzeddine from Mayo discuss amyloid and TTR cardiac amyloidosis, with particular focus on diagnostic challenges and use of the pyrophosphate (PYP) scan.
  • EULAR 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EULAR 2019
  • The Pendulum Has Swung Too Far Primary care providers weigh in on the ethics of treating chronic pain in an era of growing restrictions on use of opioids.
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: One Innovator's Journey Discussing the advances, personal and technological, that led to a career at the forefront of less invasive spine surgery.
  • SPA 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from SPA 2018.
  • New AAFP Recs: Pelvics, Glucose Checks, Transfusions; More   Other items on the list: herpes, testicular cancer, and scoliosis screening.
  • Does Patient Care Suffer When Physicians Can't Be Sued?; More Does care suffer when physicians can't be held liable?; Sued more often, orthopedic surgeons fare better in court; Botched scoliosis surgery leads to record award; Jury absolves ob/gyn of malpractice.
  • EULAR 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EULAR 2018
  • Seeing Red: Five Eye Diagnoses Not to Miss Red eyes can range from self-limiting to vision-threatening. Can you distinguish the characteristics of the most serious causes and manage these conditions appropriately?