Kyphosis News and Research

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Kyphosis, also called hunchback, is a common condition of a curvature of the upper back. It can be either the result of degenerative diseases (such as arthritis), developmental problems (the most common example being Scheuermann's disease), osteoporosis with compression fractures of the vertebrae, and/or trauma.
U.S. Court rules in Merck's favor in Flemings case involving FOSAMAX

U.S. Court rules in Merck's favor in Flemings case involving FOSAMAX

Spine Care Institute established by Hospital for Special Surgery

Spine Care Institute established by Hospital for Special Surgery

Research shows exon-skipping drug may prove effective for treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Research shows exon-skipping drug may prove effective for treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy

PASS LP spinal system for treating complex deformities receives FDA approval

PASS LP spinal system for treating complex deformities receives FDA approval

US Spine's newly launched Preference 2 Complex Spine System to treat complex spinal pathologies

US Spine's newly launched Preference 2 Complex Spine System to treat complex spinal pathologies

TV series brings dwarfism into the spotlight

TV series brings dwarfism into the spotlight

New spinal deformity classification system

New spinal deformity classification system

Exercise and back support improves balance in elderly

Exercise and back support improves balance in elderly