Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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The terms "Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis" returned 208 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nighttime bracing versus observation for early adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
 

Author(s): John M Wiemann, Suken A Shah, Charles T Price

Journal: J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Sep;34(6):603-6.

 

Spinal bracing is widely utilized in patients with moderate severity adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with the goal of preventing curve progression and therefore preventing the need for surgical correction. Bracing is typically initiated in patients with a primary curve angle between ...

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2014

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The association study of calmodulin 1 gene polymorphisms with susceptibility to adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
 

Author(s): Yu Zhang, Zuchao Gu, Guixing Qiu

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2014 ;2014():168106.

 

Idiopathic scoliosis is the most common pediatric spinal deformity affecting 1% to 3% of the population, and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) accounts for approximately 80% of these cases; however, the etiology and pathogenesis of AIS are still uncertain. The current study aims ...

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2014

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Lack of association between the CHL1 gene and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis susceptibility in Han Chinese: a case-control study.
 

Author(s): Xu-Sheng Qiu, Feng Lv, Ze-Zhang Zhu, Bang-Ping Qian, Bin Wang, Yang Yu, Yong Qiu

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A previous genome-wide association study (GWAS) suggested a strong association between the single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) rs10510181 in the proximity of the gene encoding a cell adhesion molecule with homology to L1CAM (CHL1) and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) in Caucasians. ...

Last Updated: 18 Feb 2014

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The terms "Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis" returned 24 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Advances in minimally invasive spine surgery in treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and adult scoliosis].
 

Author(s): Nan Wu, Qi-yi Li, Zhi-hong Wu, Gui-xing Qiu

Journal: Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao. 2013 Aug;35(4):457-61.

 

The traditional treatment of scoliosis is mainly based on open surgeries that use the anterior approach, the posterior approach, or both. These surgical procedures often lead to complications including massive blood loss, infections, and pain of incision.The minimally invasive spine ...

Last Updated: 30 Aug 2013

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Spinal alignment in surgical, multisegmental, transpedicular correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
 

Author(s): Andrzej Nowakowski, Lechosław B Dworak, Łukasz Kubaszewski, Jacek Kaczmarczyk

Journal: Med. Sci. Monit.. 2012 Dec;18(12):RA181-7.

 

The objective of this study was to discuss the variables influencing alignment mechanisms of the spine, with particular consideration of post-surgical alignment in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. The analysis is based on information currently available in the literature, and on the ...

Last Updated: 11 Dec 2012

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Anterior versus posterior approach in 3D correction of adolescent idiopathic thoracic scoliosis: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): M Franic, M Kujundzic Tiljak, M Pozar, D Romic, M Mimica, J Petrak, D Ivankovic, M Pecina

Journal: Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2012 Nov;98(7):795-802.

 

Systematic review was conducted to compare effectiveness and safety of anterior and posterior surgical approach in 3D correction of adolescent idiopathic thoracic scoliosis.

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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Analysis of Prognostic Cell Signaling Factors in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

 

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2014

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Last Updated: 26 Nov 2014

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Safety and Effectiveness Evaluation of the Minimal Invasive Deformity Correction (MID-C) System in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2014

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