Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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The terms "Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis" returned 221 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The effectiveness of combined bracing and exercise in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis based on SRS and SOSORT criteria: a prospective study.
 

Author(s): Stefano Negrini, Sabrina Donzelli, Monia Lusini, Salvatore Minnella, Fabio Zaina

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Recently an RCT confirmed brace efficacy in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients. Previously, a Cochrane review suggested also producing studies according to the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) criteria on the effectiveness of bracing for AIS. Even if the SRS criteria propose ...

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2014

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Evaluation of bone mineral status in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
 

Author(s): Babak Pourabbas Tahvildari, Mohammad-Ali Erfani, Hormoz Nouraei, Mohammad Sadeghian

Journal: Clin Orthop Surg. 2014 Jun;6(2):180-4.

 

Several reports have suggested low bone mineral density (BMD) in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). We determined bone mineral status in patients with AIS to evaluate the effect of brace treatment on BMD.

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2014

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

[Perceived self-image in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: an integrative review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Maria Isabel Bonilla Carrasco, Maria Carmen Solano Ruiz

Journal: Rev Esc Enferm USP. 2014 Aug;48(4):748-58.

 

To learn about the experiences of adolescents diagnosed with idiopathic scoliosis.

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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[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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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: 13 Jan 2015

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