Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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The terms "Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis" returned 203 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Change of selenium in environment and risk of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a retrospective cohort study.
 

Author(s): X R Ji, Z D Yang, X H Yang, D D Liu, H J Ni, M Li

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2013 Sep;17(18):2499-503.

 

Scoliosis is the disease which has a long history over one century. However, the pathogenesis remains unclear at present. To demonstrate the effect of different selenium content in environment on the morbidity of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS).

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2013

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Identification of a susceptibility locus for severe adolescent idiopathic scoliosis on chromosome 17q24.3.
 

Author(s): Atsushi Miyake, Ikuyo Kou, Yohei Takahashi, Todd A Johnson, Yoji Ogura, Jin Dai, Xusheng Qiu, Atsushi Takahashi, Hua Jiang, Huang Yan, Katsuki Kono, Noriaki Kawakami, Koki Uno, Manabu Ito, Shohei Minami, Haruhisa Yanagida, Hiroshi Taneichi, Naoya Hosono, Taichi Tsuji, Teppei Suzuki, Hideki Sudo, Toshiaki Kotani, Ikuho Yonezawa, Michiaki Kubo, Tatsuhiko Tsunoda, Kota Watanabe, Kazuhiro Chiba, Yoshiaki Toyama, Yong Qiu, Morio Matsumoto, Shiro Ikegawa

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Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is the most common spinal deformity, affecting around 2% of adolescents worldwide. Genetic factors play an important role in its etiology. Using a genome-wide association study (GWAS), we recently identified novel AIS susceptibility loci on chromosomes ...

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2013

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CONTRAIS: CONservative TReatment for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: a randomised controlled trial protocol.
 

Author(s): Allan Abbott, Hans Möller, Paul Gerdhem

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Idiopathic scoliosis is a three-dimensional structural deformity of the spine that occurs in children and adolescents. Recent reviews on bracing and exercise treatment have provided some evidence for effect of these interventions. The purpose of this study is to improve the evidence ...

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2013

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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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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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Effect of Human Thrombin With Gelatin Matrix on Perioperative Blood Loss in Scoliosis Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

 

Last Updated: 13 Dec 2011

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Intraoperative Cell Salvage and Hemodilution Technique in Scoliosis Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

 

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2014

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