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Cosentyx is Effective Therapy for Active Ankylsoing Spondylisitis. What Is the Best Dose?

October 9, 2018

Cosentyx is Effective Therapy for Active Ankylsoing Spondylisitis. What Is the Best Dose?

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By Dr. David Borenstein, M.D. Executive Editor 10/2/2018 Spine Community News:  Cosentyx (secukinumab) is an anti-interleukin 17 monoclonal antibody that […]

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Does Exercise Prevent the Low Back Pain Associated with Pregnancy?

May 21, 2018

Does Exercise Prevent the Low Back Pain Associated with Pregnancy?

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Spine Community News:  Lumbar spine and pelvic girdle (sacroiliac joint) pain is the most common musculoskeletal complaint in pregnancy.1  Over […]

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Experts Agree – Exercise Remains Critical Component for Managing Ankylosing Spondylitis

May 16, 2018

Experts Agree – Exercise Remains Critical Component for Managing Ankylosing Spondylitis

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Report from the 16th 2018 Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment Network (SPARTAN) Annual Meeting Spine Community News: SPARTAN is a research […]

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Understanding Biosimilar Drugs; Are They as Good as They Say?

May 7, 2018

Understanding Biosimilar Drugs; Are They as Good as They Say?

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A new class of medication is available to some patients with chronic inflammatory conditions and will soon be available for […]

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Report from the 16th 2018 Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment Network (SPARTAN) Annual Meeting on Ankylosing Spondylitis

May 7, 2018

Report from the 16th 2018 Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment Network (SPARTAN) Annual Meeting on Ankylosing Spondylitis

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Spine Community News: SPARTAN is a research and treatment network organization that includes expert clinicians and researchers who care for […]

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What Do Paraspinal Muscles Have to Do With Back Pain?

April 30, 2018

What Do Paraspinal Muscles Have to Do With Back Pain?

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Spine Community News: The spine is surrounded by muscles anteriorly (psoas) and posteriorly (multifidus).  These muscular structures are essential for […]

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Yoga, Physical Therapy or Education for Chronic Low Back Pain. Which is better?

April 23, 2018

Yoga, Physical Therapy or Education for Chronic Low Back Pain. Which is better?

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Spine Community News: Chronic low back (CLBP) affects approximately 10% of U.S. adults.  Recent clinical guidelines have recommended the use […]

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The Lancet Symposium: Scientific journal publishes 3 papers on Low Back Pain

April 18, 2018

The Lancet Symposium: Scientific journal publishes 3 papers on Low Back Pain

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Spine Community News: The medical science journal, The Lancet, published 3 papers and an editorial about the importance of low […]

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Weekend Warriors and Risk of Spinal Injury-Tips on Protecting the Back

April 16, 2018

Weekend Warriors and Risk of Spinal Injury-Tips on Protecting the Back

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Spine Community News:  Spring is here…finally! Every year, we welcome the arrival of mild weather and look forward to the […]

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The Delayed Diagnosis of Spondyloarthritis

April 4, 2018

The Delayed Diagnosis of Spondyloarthritis

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You see them from the corner of your eye, standing with a kyphosis in the waiting room. They are filling […]

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