Spinal Deformities

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Spinal Deformities

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The terms "Spinal Deformities" returned 44 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Community Care Administration of Spinal Deformities in the Brazilian Public Health System.
 

Author(s): Mario Bressan-Neto, Carlos Fernando Pereira da Silva Herrero, Lilian Maria Pacola, Altacílio Aparecido Nunes, Helton Luiz Aparecido Defino

Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2017 Aug;72(8):485-490.

 

Underfunding of the surgical treatment of complex spinal deformities has been an important reason for the steadily growing waiting lists in publicly funded healthcare systems. The aim of this study is to characterize the management of the treatment of spinal deformities in the public ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

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Risk factors for thoracic and spinal deformities following lung resection in neonates, infants, and children.
 

Author(s): Satoshi Makita, Kenitiro Kaneko, Yasuyuki Ono, Hiroo Uchida

Journal: Surg. Today. 2017 Jul;47(7):810-814.

 

We aimed to identify the risk factors for thoracic and spinal deformities following lung resection during childhood and to elucidate whether thoracoscopic surgery reduces the risk of complications after lung resection.

Last Updated: 26 Oct 2016

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Evidence based position paper on physical and rehabilitation medicine (PRM) practice for people with spinal deformities during growth. The European PRM position (UEMS PRM Section).
 

Author(s): Stefano Negrini, Fitnat Dincer, Carlotte Kiekens, Liisamari Kruger, Enrique Varela-Donoso, Nicolas Christodoulou

Journal: Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2017 Feb;53(1):125-131.

 

Scoliosis and other spinal deformities involve 3-4% of the population during growth. Their so-called conservative treatment is in the field of competence of physical and rehabilitation medicine (PRM) physicians. This evidence based position paper represents the official position of ...

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2016

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The terms "Spinal Deformities" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effects of Exercise on Spinal Deformities and Quality of Life in Patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.
 

Author(s): Shahnawaz Anwer, Ahmad Alghadir, Md Abu Shaphe, Dilshad Anwar

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2015 ;2015():123848.

 

This systematic review was conducted to examine the effects of exercise on spinal deformities and quality of life in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS).

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Junctional spinal disorders in operated adult spinal deformities: present understanding and future perspectives.
 

Author(s): V Arlet, M Aebi

Journal: Eur Spine J. 2013 Mar;22 Suppl 2():S276-95.

 

Junctional spinal disorders have become one of the greatest challenges in spinal deformity surgery. They can occur at any age but are mostly seen in adult deformity surgery and are most often observed as the patient gets older.

Last Updated: 12 Mar 2013

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Infections after spinal correction and fusion for spinal deformities in childhood and adolescence.
 

Author(s): Manon Bachy, Benjamin Bouyer, Raphaël Vialle

Journal: Int Orthop. 2012 Feb;36(2):465-9.

 

Infection after spinal fusion for scoliosis is a commonly reported complication. Although techniques in paediatric spinal fusion have improved with regard to infection prophylaxis, postoperative infection rates range from 0.4% to 8.7%.

Last Updated: 21 Feb 2012

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Tranexamic Acid Dosing in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Spinal Deformity

 

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2016

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Neurologic Complications in Spinal Deformity Surgery - Extension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Spinal Deformity

 

Last Updated: 1 Nov 2017

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Last Updated: 3 Oct 2016

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