Editor-in-Chief: Sam W. Wiesel, MD
Executive Editor
ISSN: 0894-7376
Online ISSN: 2161-5179
Frequency: 12 issues per year

Current Issue Highlights





Canadian Spine Society 2015

15th Annual Scientific Conference

Halifax, Nova Scotia

February 25-28, 2015

Register online by February 9, 2015

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Coming Soon
  • Does a Once Dominant Technology Still Have a Future, Three Years After a Fall From Grace?
  • A Rekindling of Controversy Over Cancer and BMP-2
  • The Rise and Fall of Spinal Interventions: From "Promising Idea" to "Falls Into Disuse"
  • Misunderstanding and Mistreating Fibromyalgia
  • Growing Trend of "Nonemployment" and Its Relationship to Low Back Problems


Spotlight Series: BMP-2

Visit the BMP-2 Spotlight collection for The Back Letter’s coverage of the research controversy over the safety of BMP-2 in fusion surgery and the subsequent collaboration of the YODA project with the manufacturer, Medtronic, to conduct a historic systematic review of the totality of the evidence on this bone grafting drug

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Edited and moderated by Adam Pearson, MD, The Spine Blog is a forum for discussion about high impact studies published in Spine.

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