World Spine Day

October 16th marks World Spine Day, which aims to highlight the burden of spine pain, which is the biggest single cause of disability globally.  Celebrated all over the world, it draws attention to an estimated one billion people who suffer

Interview with Zahabiya Karimi

What is your name and where do you live? Zahabiya Karimi and I live in Sawston, Cambridge. Can you tell us a bit about yourself? I’m originally from Karachi, Pakistan, and I moved to Cambridge from London after I got Inspires Prize-Winning Research is receiving entries for its inaugural research award for best piece of research aligned with a RECODE-DCM Top 10 Research Priority: Raising Awareness of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM) Natural History Diagnostic Criteria Assessment and Monitoring Biological Basis Peri-Operative Rehabilitation Novel

Coffee with Esther (September 2022)

An Interview with Lynne Gordon and Jennifer Lamb Hi All,  I hope you have had an amazing summer. The weather has been very kind to a lot of us.  For some, this has meant it’s either been too hot, or

HM Queen Elizabeth II

It was with great sadness that we received the news of the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II yesterday. We offer our sincere condolences to King Charles III and the Royal Family. Her Majesty gave a lifetime of service

Charity News

It seems like no time has passed since I wrote with our annual update in July. The summer has flown by and September has arrived, thankfully with some cooler weather in the UK. After taking a break in August, the

Interview with Brett Seagrave

Can you tell us a bit about yourself?      I’m a 46-year-old Executive Head Chef. I currently live with my partner, Danielle (Danni), in Lincoln UK. I am currently training to run the Lincoln City Half Marathon on 18th September 2022.


Quarterly Newsletter, June 2022 AO Spine RECODE-DCM aims to accelerate research to improve outcomes in DCM. By bringing those who live with DCM together with those who treat it, our international multi-disciplinary collaboration is closing knowledge gaps.  AO Spine RECODE-DCM