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JSSR2018 EP Poster PDF

The 47th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Spine Surgery and Related Research JAPANESE


Invited Lecture

 1. Yu Munakata
 2. Shih-Tien Wang
School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
 3. Chang-Hoon Jeon
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Ajou University Medical center, Korea
 4. Chi-Chien Niu
Spine Division, Orthopaedic Department, Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital Taoyuan, Taiwan
 5. Wiwat Wajanavisit
Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
 6. Hansjoerg Leu
WSC-Spine Clinic Hirslanden Zurich, Private Docent at University of Zurich, Switzerland
 7. Mun Keong Kwan
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (NOCERAL), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 8 Jeffrey C. Wang
Chief, Orthopaedic Spine Service, Co-Director USC Spine Center, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurosurgery USC Spine Center, USA
 9. Torphong Bunmaprasert
Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
10. Kern Singh
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, USA
11. Hans-Joachim Wilke
Institute of Orthopaedic Research and Biomechanics, Trauma Research Center Ulm, Germany
12. Brian Freeman
Head of Spinal Services, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia

Special Convers

Growing old with grace


 1. Cost-effectiveness of treatment for spinal diseases
 2. Information technology (IT) and State-of-the-art medicine
 3. Clinically useful anatomical Knowledge for spinal surgery
 4. Current status for establishing the board certified spine surgeon
 5. Current status and future view of Japanese spine related societies

Panel Discussion

Treatment strategy for osteoporotic vertebral collapse (fracture) with delayed neurological deficits


 1. Surgical strategy for adult spinal deformity: long fusion vs short fusion
 2. Lumbar fusion : TLIF vs LLIF