JNS: Spine Weekly Podcast

JNS: Spine July 11, 2014-click here to listen

podcast_s The evolution of T2-weighted intramedullary signal changes following ventral decompressive surgery for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Clinical article.

The effects of smoking on perioperative outcomes and pseudarthrosis following anterior cervical corpectomy. Clinical article.

A retrospective study of iliac crest bone grafting techniques with allograft reconstruction: do patients even know which iliac crest was harvested? Clinical article.


JNS Weekly Podcast

JNS: Spine Weekly Podcast

JNS: Pediatrics Weekly Podcast

JNS Weekly Podcast

JNS Spine, July 2014: Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine

JNS: Spine, July 2014: Guideline update


In this podcast, Dr. Michael Kaiser of Columbia University, New York, New York, speaks with Dr. Daniel Resnick of the University of Wisconsin, Madison. They provide insight into the guideline development process and discuss the importance of practice guidelines in general as well as specific features of the Lumbar Fusion Guidelines and the current update.  Click here to read the issue.


July 2014: Lumbar Trauma

podcast_sLumbar Trauma

In this podcast, topic editor Dr. Paul Arnold of the University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas speaks with Dr. Thomas Graillon of Hôpital de la Timone, Marseille, France. They discuss Dr. Graillon and colleagues’ article: “Circumferential management of unstable thoracolumbar fractures using an anterior expandable cage, as an alternative to an iliac crest graft, combined with a posterior screw fixation: results of a series of 85 patients” which appears in this month’s issue. Click here for the July issue of Neurosurgical Focus