Journals & News


October 2017 
Spine Surgery Outcomes in Workers' Compensation Patients
Alan H. Daniels, MD; Eren O. Kuris, MD; Dominic T. Kleinhenz, MD


September 2017
Spinal Cord Injury: Pathophysiology and Current Treatment Strategies
Mitchel Harris, MD, FACS  Andrew J. Schoenfeld, MD


October 2017
Culturing PJI: How Many Samples; How Long to Grow?

Courses & Webinars

AAOS Board Maintenance of Certification Preparation and Review: Spine

Saturday, November 4
Boston, MA

A. Jay Khanna, MD

Planning on taking the new Practice-Profiled Recertification Examination in Surgery of the Spine? This Academy course offers you a Guarantee to Pass!

Video Gallery

Diagnosis and Management of Cervical Radiculopathy: Current Concepts
Vishal C. Patel, MD;
Steven S. Agabegi, MD and
Ferhan A. Asghar, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, May 2013

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Surgical Techniques in Orthopaedics

Surgical Techniques in Orthopaedics: Lumbar Spine

Bradford L. Currier, MD, and
John C. France, MD
Medical Editors 

Evaluate open and minimally invasive lumbar spine surgery techniques in this online, self-directed program. Earn up to 5 CME credits.

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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Treatment of Sympotomatic Osteoporotic Spinal Compression Fractures

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at  OrthoGuidelines Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our free mobile app

Print Books and eBooks

NEW! Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Spine 5

Eeric Truumees
Heidi Prather, DO


The latest, state-of-the-art techniques and developments in the surgical and nonsurgical treatment of spinal disorders, including trauma, adult spine, pediatric spine, and more.

Annual Meeting 2018

March 6 – 10, 2018
Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Registration is Now Open

Plan your Education and Register Today!

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For Your Patients

OrthoInfo - the Academy's patient education website -- is one of the few peer reviewed orthopaedic resources for patients on the internet.

Recently updated articles in Spine include: 

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    orthoinfo pages


Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.