General Session: Best Papers Session 2

#47 The Impact of Different Health Dimensions on Overall Quality of Life Related to Kyphoplasty and Non-surgical Management
Presenter: D. Wardlaw - Author(s): D. Wardlaw
#128 Comparison of Vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty and Nonsurgical Management of Vertebral Compression Fractures (VCF) and Impact on U.S. Healthcare Resource Utilization
Presenter: M. Hazzard - Author(s): M.A. Hazzard, S.P. Lad, R. Babu, R.E. Isaacs, B. Ugiliweneza, M. Boakye, C.G. Patil
#431 Effectiveness and Cost per Quality Adjusted Life Year (QALY) Gained from Comprehensive Medical Management of Lumbar Spondylosis
Presenter: S. Parker - Author(s): S.L. Parker, S. Godil, S. Mendenhall, S. Zuckerman, D. Shau, M.J. McGirt
#367 Retention of Key Portions of Informed Consent in the Adult Deformity Patient; Interim Report of a Prospective Study
Presenter: A. Clark - Author(s): A.J. Clark, J.K. Scheer, C.I. Shaffrey, J.S. Smith, S. Bess, P.V. Mummaneni, I. McCarthy, R. Hart, M.F. O'Brien, R.A. Hostin, K.M. Kebaish, E.O. Klineberg, M. Gupta, C.M. Li, V. Lafage, V. Deviren0, F. Schwab, C.P. Ames, International Spine Study Group
#91 Eliminating Tumour Cells from the Cell Saver (CS) in Metastatic Spine Tumour Surgery Using a Leucocyte Depletion Filter (LDF): Dispelling an Old Myth
Presenter: Y. Chen - Author(s): Y. Chen, N.S. Kumar, Q. Ahmed, V. Lee, R.W.M. Lam, H.K. Wong
#174 Predictors of Failure of Nonoperative Management of Spinal Epidural Abscesses
Presenter: M. Harris - Author(s): M.B. Harris, S.D. Kim, C.M. Bono
#423 Timing of Tracheostomy after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
Presenter: J. Bagley - Author(s): J.H. Bagley, T.R. Owens, M.A. Hazzard, R. Babu, K. Huang, R.E. Isaacs, C.A. Bagley
#203 The Potential for Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells Slowing Nucleus Pulposus Cells Degeneration through NF-ĸB Pathway
Presenter: J. Zou - Author(s): J. Zou