The Global Spine Care Initiative was convened by members of World Spine Care to investigate the unmet need for quality spine care in under served, low- to middle-income countries.
The 4 year process has culminated in the publication of 15 articles in an upcoming focus issue of the European Spine Journal.
Global Spine Care Initiative Table of Contents*
The Global Spine Care Initiative: a review of reviews and recommendations for the non-invasive management of acute osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture pain in low- and middle-income communities
The Global Spine Care Initiative: a consensus process to develop and validate a stratification scheme for surgical care of spinal disorders as a guide for improved resource utilization in low- and middle-income communities
Addendum to the Editorial: Controlling the burden of spinal disorders in low- and middle-income countries
*Bolded items are available Open Access