Spinal Deformities

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Spinal Deformities

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spinal Deformities" returned 29 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Development of a detailed volumetric finite element model of the spine to simulate surgical correction of spinal deformities.
 

Author(s): Mark Driscoll, Jean-Marc Mac-Thiong, Hubert Labelle, Stefan Parent

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():931741.

 

A large spectrum of medical devices exists; it aims to correct deformities associated with spinal disorders. The development of a detailed volumetric finite element model of the osteoligamentous spine would serve as a valuable tool to assess, compare, and optimize spinal devices. ...

Last Updated: 30 Aug 2013

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Spinal and extraspinal deformities in a patient with dysspondyloenchondromatosis.
 

Author(s): Vladimir Kenis, Alexey Baindurashvili, Evgeniy Melchenko, Rudolf Ganger, Franz Grill, Ali Al Kaissi

Journal: Ger Med Sci. 2013 ;11():Doc06.

 

Anisospondyly (irregularly shaped vertebral bodies) and enchondroma-like lesions in the metaphyseal and diaphyseal portions of the long tubular bones are the characteristic features in patients with dysspondyloenchondromatosis (DSC). Thoraco-lumbar scoliosis and windswept deformity ...

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2013

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A modified sagittal spine postural classification and its relationship to deformities and spinal mobility in a chinese osteoporotic population.
 

Author(s): Hua-Jun Wang, Hugo Giambini, Wen-Jun Zhang, Gan-Hu Ye, Chunfeng Zhao, Kai-Nan An, Yi-Kai Li, Wen-Rui Lan, Jian-You Li, Xue-Sheng Jiang, Qiu-Lan Zou, Xiao-Ying Zhang, Chao Chen

Journal: PLoS ONE. 2012 ;7(6):e38560.

 

Abnormal posture and spinal mobility have been demonstrated to cause functional impairment in the quality of life, especially in the postmenopausal osteoporotic population. Most of the literature studies focus on either thoracic kyphosis or lumbar lordosis, but not on the change of ...

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2012

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The terms "Spinal Deformities" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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, Raphaƫl 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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The growing spine: how spinal deformities influence normal spine and thoracic cage growth.
 

Author(s): Alain Dimeglio, Federico Canavese

Journal: Eur Spine J. 2012 Jan;21(1):64-70.

 

This article aims to provide an overview of how spinal deformities can alter normal spine and thoracic cage growth.

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2012

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The Treatment of Progressive Early Onset Spinal Deformities: A Multi-Center Outcome Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Early Onset Scoliosis; Congenital Spinal Deformities; Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis; Neuromuscular Spinal Deformity; Syndromic Spinal Deformity; Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2014

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ADDRESS - Adult Deformity Robotic vs. Freehand Surgery to Correct Spinal Deformity
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Scoliosis; Kyphosis; Kyphoscoliosis; Spinal Deformity; Spondylosis

 

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2014

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Last Updated: 19 Mar 2014

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