Spinal Deformities

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Spinal Deformities

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spinal Deformities" returned 43 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: 31 Dec 1969

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Spinal epidural lipomatosis - an easily ignored secondary intraspinal disorder in spinal kyphotic deformities.
 

Author(s): Zhen Zhang, Zhen Liu, Zezhang Zhu, Yong Qiu

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A previous study reported a high prevalence of spinal epidural lipomatosis (SEL) in patients with Scheuermann kyphosis (SK) and suggested that it may play a role in the pathogenesis of this disease. According to our observation, however, SEL occurs in other spinal kyphotic deformities ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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Neurologic Complications in Spinal Deformity Surgery - Extension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Spinal Deformity

 

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2018

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Tranexamic Acid Dosing in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Spinal Deformity

 

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2018

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Last Updated: 3 Oct 2016

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