The CSF Craniocervical Instability Colloquium took place on October 19, 2013 in San Francisco, CA. Respected clinicians and other experts were gathered both nationally and internationally to share their research and clinical findings in an attempt to determine the best way to treat conditions related to hypermobility and instability of the spinal cord.
You can view many of the lectures given at the colloquium by clicking their respective links below.
The views and opinions expressed by the participants in this Colloqium are their own, based upon their individual specific experiences or their general observations reacting to hypothetical circumstances. The views expressed and the statements made by participating physicians do not represent specific medical advice nor do they represent any official policy or position taken by CSF.
The abstracts for the studies listed below can be found in the 2013 Colloquium Booklet .
*The views and opinions expressed in each presentation are that of the presenter.
Genetic Hypermobility Syndromes : Dr. Clair Francomano
The Hypermobile Spine : Dr. Brad Tinkle
Prevalence of Hypermobility and How it Manifests in the General Population : Prof. Rodney Grahame
Clinical Patterns Seen with Cervical Medullary Syndrome : Dr. Roger Kula
Intraoperative Reduction of Retroflexed Odontoid : Dr. Harold Rekate
Atlanto-Axial Instability : Dr. Steven Hwang
Imaging of C1-C2 Instability : Dr. Alexander Mark
Craniocervical Fusion with Condylar Screws : Dr. Paolo Bolognese
Last Revised: 12/2013