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ISASS14 Meeting Wrap-Up

The final day of the ISASS14 scientific program took place on Friday, May 2, 2014. We wrap up our meeting coverage today with awards presentations. Information on obtaining CME credits will be provided later this week.

Thanks to all program committee members, moderators, speakers and attendees for making this year's meeting such a success!

ISASS14 Awards

Awards were presented for The ISASS Leon Wiltse Award for Best Overall Paper (Sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Hansen Yuan), Best Scientific Paper, The Charles D. Ray Award for Best Clinical Paper, the Kostuik Innovation Award (Sponsored by Tom Errico, MD) and Best Poster. Abstracts for these scientific papers are available now via the ISASS Apps and will be available on the ISASS.org website soon.

Sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Hansen Yuan
The ISASS Leon Wiltse Award for Best Overall Paper

#119 - XLIF vs. MAS TLIF for the Treatment of Degenerative Spondylolisthesis: Interim Results from an Ongoing Prospective Multi-center Comparative Study

Presentation of The ISASS Leon Wiltse Award for Best Overall Paper Sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Hansen Yuan

A. Tohmeh(1), R. Isaacs(2), J. Sembrano(3), SOLAS Degenerative Study Group
(1)Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists, Spokane, WA, United States, (2)Duke University Health System, Neurosurgery, Durham, NC, United States, (3)University of Minnesota, Orthopaedic Surgery, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Best Basic Science Paper

#568 - Range of Motion of the Intact Lumbar Segment: A Multivariate Study of 42 Lumbar Spines

Presentation of ISASS14 Best Basic Science Paper Award

D.J. Cook(1), M. Yeager(1), B. Cheng(1)
(1)Allegheny Health Network, Neurosurgery, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

The Charles D. Ray Award - Best Clinical Paper

#149 - Sagittal Alignment of One-level TDR and ACDF Patients: An Analysis of Patient Outcomes from a Randomized, Prospective, Clinical Trial

Presentation of ISASS14 The Charles D. Ray Award for Best Clinical Paper

M.S. Hisey(1), R. Davis(2), G. Hoffman(3), H.W. Bae(4), K.D. Kim(5), S.E. Gaede(6), P. Nunley(7)
(1)Texas Back Institute Research Foundation, Plano, TX, United States, (2)GBMC Healthcare, Baltimore, MD, United States, (3)Orthopaedics Northeast, Fort Wayne, IN, United States, (4)Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States, (5)University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, United States, (6)Oklahoma Spine & Brain Institute, Tulsa, OK, United States, (7)Spine Institute of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA, United States

Sponsored by Tom Errico, MD
The Kostuik Innovation Award

#79 - Complications and Inter-center Variability of Three Column Osteotomies for Spinal Deformity Surgery: A Retrospective Review of 423 Patients

Presentation of The Kostuik Innovation Award Sponsored by Tom Errico, MD

K. Bianco(1), R. Norton(1), F. Schwab(1), J. Smith(2), E. Klineberg(3), I. Obeid(4), G. Mundis(5), C. Shaffrey(2), K. Kebaish(6), R. Hostin(7), D. Burton(8), C. Ames(9), O. Boachie-Adjei(10), T. Protopsaltis(1), V. Lafage(1), International Spine Study Group
(1)NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, United States, (2)University of Virginia Medical Center, Neurosurgery, Charlottesville, VA, United States, (3)University of California, Davis, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sacramento, CA, United States, (4)Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France, (5)San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA, United States, (6)Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, United States, (7)Baylor Scoliosis Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Plano, TX, United States, (8)University of Kansas Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Kansas City, KS, United States, (9)Univerity of California, San Francisco Medical Center, Neurosurgery, San Francisco, CA, United States, (10)Hospital for Special Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, United States

Best Poster

#207 - Impact of Major and Minor Complications on Health Related Quality of Life Following Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Multicenter Prospective Database

E. Klineberg(1,2), K.-M. Fu(1,3), J. Terran(1), J.S. Smith(1,4), V. Lafage(1), F.J. Schwab(1), S. Bess(1,5), R.A. Hart(1,6), K. Kebaish(1,7), D.C. Burton(8,9), C.I. Shaffrey(1,4), C.P. Ames(1,10), R. Hostin(1,11), G.M. Mundis(1,12), M.C. Gupta(1,2), International Spine Study Group
(1)NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, United States, (2)University of California, Davis, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sacramento, CA, United States, (3)Weill Cornell Medical College, Neurosurgery, New York, NY, United States, (4)University of Virginia Medical Center, Neurosurgery, Charlottesville, VA, United States, (5)Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver, CO, United States, (6)Oregon Health and Science University, Orthopaedic Surgery, Portland, OR, United States, (7)Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, United States, (8)NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, United States, (9)University of Kansas Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Kansas City, KS, United States, (10)University of California, Neurosurgery, San Francisco, CA, United States, (11)Baylor Scoliosis Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Plano, TX, United States, (12)San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA, United States

Thank you,

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