The following presentations were made during the 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 26 and 27, 2024. Click the presentation title to see the PowerPoint slides in PDF format. This may require your browser to download a file. You will need to have Adobe Acrobat or another PDF viewer to see the contents of the file.

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Friday, April 26, 2024 session

Saturday, April 27, 2024 session

Friday    4/26/2024  8am-12pm
Staged versus Same-Day Circumferential Fusion in Treating Adult Spinal Deformity: A Comparative Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Jaskeerat Gujral Philadelphia, PA
Research Scholar, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Endplate Technology: The Future of Fusion?
John Mangan, MD Glen Mills, PA
Spine Surgeon, Rothman Orthopaedics, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence Clinical Prediction Models in Surgery
Mert Marcel Dagli, MD Philadelphia, PA
Research Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Harnessing Pre- and Intra-Operative Predictors to Predict Postoperative Complications in Spine Deformity: Development of a Prognostic Artificial Intelligence Clinical Prediction Model
Mert Marcel Dagli, MD Philadelphia, PA
Research Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Navigated Atlas Osteosynthesis for Unstable Jefferson Fractures
John Arena, MD Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgery Resident, University of Pennsylvania
Spondylodiscitis: Delayed Diagnosis and the Role of Obesity
Pavel Poczos, MD, PhD, FICS Pardubice, Czech Republic
Assistant Professor, Charles University, Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Hradec Kralove; Assistant Professor, Charles University, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Kralove
Navigated SIJ Fusion Novel Lateral Approach Technique
Zakhria Belasher, MD Warren, MI
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Vice Chief of Staff, Insight Surgical Hospital, Associate Program Director of Insight Spine Fellowship
Conditioned Recurrence-Free Survival Following Gross Total Resection of Non-Functioning Pituitary Adenoma
Jesse McClure, MD, PhD Boca Raton, FL
General Surgery Intern, Florida Atlantic University
Clinical Insights: The Role of Turmeric as a Nutritional Adjunct in Surgical Recovery
Shivani Gupta, PhD Deerfield Beach, FL
Professor of Ayurvedic Sciences, Hindu University of America
Efficacy of Intravenous Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Perioperative Hemorrhage and Transfusion in Complex Spinal Fusions: Insights from a Standardized Inverse Probability Weighted Analysis
Ali Ozturk, MD Philadelphia, PA
Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Use of radiofrequency ablation in the cervical and lumbar spine and current concepts and devices
Saqib Siddiqui, MD, FICS San Antonio, TX
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
PPT not available Endoscopic Spine Surgery: From Decompression to Fusion
Lucia Zamorano, MD, FICS Birmingham, MI
Professor of Neurological Surgery, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, President Michigan Brain and Spine Surgery Center
PPT not available Evolution of Spine Surgery Outcome Measures: From Observation to AI-Driven Assessment
Jang Yoon, MD Philadelphia, PA
Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Saturday    4/27/2024  8am-12pm