Industry Lunch Workshops – Wednesday, 11 October 2017

12:00 – 14:00

Degenerative Surgery: Get it right the first time – improving outcomes with patient selection and therapy optimizers

Improving outcomes – from patient selection to pain management

Strategies to drive intraoperative efficiencies and success
Richard Assaker, France

rhBMP-2* (dibotermin alfa)– Increasing primary fusion rates whilst reducing costs
Dominique Rothenfluh, UK
*recombinant human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2

Minimal invasive posterior screw fixation – benefits and limitations in different surgical settings

Cornelius Wimmer, Germany

REFLECT™ A Non-Fusion Technique for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Indications of anterior cervical plates

Presentation on the current treatment for cervical issues: fixation and cervical arthroplasty.
Prof. Vital and Dr. Huot will explain treatment and surgeries used for the stabilization.
Round table and discussion with the participants will take place around a workshop on sawbones.

Jean-Marc Vital, France
Jean-Claude Huot, France

Restorative Neurostimulation for Chronic Mechanical Low Back Pain

Chronic Mechanical Low Back Pain, the unmet clinical need
Seamus Morris, Ireland

Restorative Neurostimulation for Chronic Mechanical Low Back Pain – ReActiv8
Jörg Franke, Germany

ReActiv8-A Study Results
Kris De Smedt, Belgium


Cemented Screws: Strategy or Hype
Marvelous Prosperity: SPINENDOS Full Endoscopic Spine Surgery System

Stefan Hellinger, Germany
Zainalabdin Anwar Hadi, Germany
Jiancheng Zeng, China
Chien-Min Chen, Taiwan

Initial experience with the novel robotic visualization system™ – KINEVO 900 from ZEISS in minimally invasive spine surgery

Dr. med. Andreas Korge, Schoen Clinic Munich, Germany,  will share his first clinical experience with ZEISS KINEVO 900 that delivers unparalleled real-time insights. It assists surgeons in gaining greater certainty in a virtually disruption-free workflow with:

  • Hands-free, Surgeon-Controlled Robotics to enable virtually uninterrupted work.
  • QEVO®the unique Micro-Inspection Tool to allow the surgeon to see hidden anatomical details.
  • Digital Hybrid Visualization to give the freedom to choose between visualization modes.

Andreas Korge, Germany