• Genetic clues to spinal stenosis

    9 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study indicates that certain genetic changes are linked with an increased risk of developing lumbar spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the open spaces in the lower spine that can lead to pain in the legs when individuals walk.
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  • Surgeries performed later in the day linked to increased risk of complications

    9 days ago - By News Medical

    A new study published in Neurosurgery finds that patients who undergo a neurosurgical procedure with surgical start times between 9 pm and 7 am are at an increased risk of developing complications compared to patients with a surgical start time earlier in the day.
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  • Surgeries performed later in the day have more complications

    9 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study finds that patients who undergo a neurosurgical procedure with surgical start times between 9 pm and 7 am are at an increased risk of developing complications compared to patients with a surgical start time earlier in the day.
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  • Restless legs syndrome study identifies 13 new genetic risk variants

    9 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study into the genetics underlying restless legs syndrome has identified 13 previously-unknown genetic risk variants, while helping inform potential new treatment options for the condition.
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