May 23

TOBI Faculty Publications: April 2017

Below is a resource of all April 2017 regenerative medicine publications authored by TOBI Speakers and Faculty, including alumni faculty. Each month, we compile a list with links and brief summaries of all new research and studies to keep TOBI community members informed and on the cutting edge of regenerative medicine research. Studies are listed alphabetically by TOBI Faculty names. If you are a TOBI Faculty member or alumni and would like your publications included in the TOBI monthly publications...

Mar 13

What’s New in Interventional Spine Biologics? Studies from TOBI Faculty

This year TOBI has added a workshop and cadaver lab track: Interventional Spine/Pain Management Biologics. Catch up with our Faculty publications in spine before joining us in June at TOBI 2017: 22 Feb 2018; Oxford University Press: Pain Medicine Increased Nuclear T2 Signal Intensity and Improved Function and Pain in a Patient One Year After an Intradiscal Platelet–Rich Plasma Injection Dr. Gregory Lutz of the Hospital for Special Surgery continues his remarkable research on intradiscal platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections in this new publication...

Feb 24

TOBI 2017 Faculty John Lyftogt, MD Publishes on Injections of Dextrose for Chronic Back Pain

TOBI 2017 Workshop and Live Model Lab Director John Lyftogt, MD, along with 2017 Speaker David Rabago, MD, and Faculty member Liza Smigel, MD, recently published a new poster in PM&R on caudal dextrose injections for chronic back pain. Dr. Lyftogt, the founder of Perineural Injection Treatment (PIT) will lead the TOBI 2017 PIT Workshop and Live Model Lab. The purpose of this study was to assess short and long-term effects on pain and function following caudal epidural injection of 5%...