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*  Anterior surgical correction of thoracolumbar and lumbar scoliosis: efficacy and morbidity
... ten with neuromuscular scoliosis, one with scoliosis associated with neurofibromatosis and one with a congenital scoliosis ( ... Scoliosis Research Society scores were obtained in 75% of the idiopathic scoliosis group (18/24), and improved from 75.91 pre- ... Scoliosis Research Society scores were obtained in 75% of the idiopathic scoliosis group (18/24). Pre-operative scores averaged ... Key words: anterior instrumented fusion; surgical correction; thoracolumbar/lumbar scoliosis; efficacy and morbidity; Scoliosis ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1681-150X2013000100004&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  Biomechanical spinal growth modulation and progressive adolescent scoliosis - a test of the 'vicious cycle' pathogenetic...
Scoliosis curve progression - vicious cycle simulation. Progression of the scoliosis was predicted by the analytical model in 7 ... Burwell RG: The relationship between scoliosis and growth. Scoliosis and Growth. Proceedings of a Third Symposium: 13 November ... Edgar M: Neural mechanisms in the etiology of idiopathic scoliosis. Etiology of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Edited by: ... Manganiello A: Lower limb length inequality and scoliosis. Etiology of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Edited by: Burwell RG, ...
  https://scoliosisjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1748-7161-1-16
*  Calcium + Vitamin D Supplementation for Low Bone Mass in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS) - Full Text View -...
Scoliosis with any known etiology such as congenital scoliosis, neuromuscular scoliosis, scoliosis of metabolic etiology, ... Scoliosis Dietary Supplement: Calcium 600mg plus Vit D 400 IU Dietary Supplement: Calcium 600mg plus Vit D 800 IU Dietary ... MedlinePlus related topics: Bone Density Calcium Minerals Scoliosis Vitamin D Drug Information available for: Calcium Gluconate ... Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. AIS. low bone mass. osteopenia. bone health. bone density. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01103115?recr=Open&intr=dietary+calcium&rank=7
*  Early Onset Scoliosis Consensus Statement | Scoliosis Research Society
Scoliosis Awareness Month. Early Onset Scoliosis Consensus Statement. SRS Growing Spine Committee, June 2014. Early Onset ... NEWS RELEASE: Scoliosis Research Society Announces the Winners of the Russell A. Hibbs, John H. Moe & Louis A. Goldstein Awards ... Scoliosis Research Society. 555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100. Milwaukee, WI 53202. Phone: 414.289.9107. Fax: 414.276.3349. ... NEWS RELEASE: Scoliosis Research Society Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors. *NEWS RELEASE: Supermodel Martha Hunt Creates ...
  http://www.srs.org/about-srs/quality-and-safety/position-statements/early-onset-scoliosis-consensus-statement
*  ChiroACCESS: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Prevention
... provides ample evidence that risk factors or prevention strategies for developing adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) are ... The natural history of scoliosis reveals few scoliosis patients actually require treatment. In a 10-year follow-up study of ... Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Prevention This information is provided to you for use in conjunction with your clinical ... Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in twins: a population-based survey. Spine 2007; 32(8):927-930. 3. Parent S, Newton PO, Wenger ...
  http://www.chiroaccess.com/EBRs/Adolescent-Idiopathic-Scoliosis-Prevention.aspx
*  Claim CME for Spine Deformity | Scoliosis Research Society
NEWS RELEASE: Scoliosis Research Society Announces the Winners of the Russell A. Hibbs, John H. Moe & Louis A. Goldstein Awards ... NEWS RELEASE: Scoliosis Research Society Announces the Winners of the Russell A. Hibbs, John H. Moe & Louis A. Goldstein Awards ... NEWS RELEASE: Scoliosis Research Society Announces the Winners of the Russell A. Hibbs, John H. Moe & Louis A. Goldstein Awards ... Scoliosis Research Society. 555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100. Milwaukee, WI 53202. Phone: 414.289.9107. Fax: 414.276.3349. ...
  http://www.srs.org/about-srs/news-and-announcements/claim-cme-for-spine-deformity
*  BMJ Best Practice
The MAGEC system for spinal lengthening in children with scoliosis Screening for the early detection for idiopathic scoliosis ... Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is a structural spinal deformity characterised by decompensation of the normal vertebral ... Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is a structural spinal deformity characterised by decompensation of the normal vertebral ... This monograph focuses on AIS, as this form of idiopathic scoliosis accounts for the vast majority (approximately 90%) of cases ...
  http://bestpractice.bmj.com/topics/en-gb/979
*  Kids with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Motivated to Wear Brace - AIS experts make comments about the positive effects ...
Experts in the diagnosis and treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis comment on the positive effects of compliance ... If your child has been diagnosed with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and has been told by his or her physician to wear a ... Kids with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Motivated to Wear Brace. AIS experts make comments about the positive effects " ... Compliance counseling improves outcomes of bracing for patients with idiopathic scoliosis. Commentary & Perspective. J Bone ...
  https://www.spineuniverse.com/treatments/bracing/kids-adolescent-idiopathic-scoliosis-motivated-wear-brace
*  Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Treated by Spinal Manipulation: A Case Study « Chiropractic Resource Organization - largest...
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Treated by Spinal Manipulation: A Case Study. By Frank Painter in Chiropractic Care, on June ... Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Treated by Spinal Manipulation: A Case Study. The Chiro.Org Blog ... CLINICAL FEATURES: A 15-year-old girl experienced right thoracic scoliosis for 4 years. She received regular (medical) ... This suggests that in at least some severe and progressive cases of scoliosis, chiropractic treatment including spinal ...
  http://chiro.org/wordpress/2013/06/adolescent-idiopathic-scoliosis-treated-by-spinal-manipulation-a-case-study/
*  Validation of the Scoliosis Appearance Questionnaire: Paper... : Spine Journal Meeting Abstracts
Validation of the Scoliosis Appearance Questionnaire: Paper #19. Carreon, Leah Y. MD, MSc; Sanders, James O. MD; Polly, David W ... Summary: The SAQ is a valid measure of self‐image in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. It has higher correlation ... Introduction: The Scoliosis Appearance Questionnaire (SAQ) was originally developed from the Walter Reed Visual Assessment ... Conclusion: The SAQ is a valid measure of self‐image in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. It has higher ...
  http://journals.lww.com/spinejournalabstracts/Fulltext/2010/00002/Validation_of_the_Scoliosis_Appearance.19.aspx
*  Thoracic and lumbar vertebrae morphology in Lenke type 1 female adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients | International...
Introduction Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is present in 2% to 4% of children between 10 and 16 years of age.1 It is ... Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is present in 2% to 4% of children between 10 and 16 years of age.1 It is recognized as a ... The Lenke scoliosis classification system was widely adopted as a guide for selection of levels for surgical treatment of AIS ... 1Scoliosis and Spine Tumor Center, Texas Back Institute, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano, Plano, TX 75093, USA, 2 ...
  http://ijssurgery.com/10.14444/1030
*  Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Diagnosis and Management - American Family Physician
Although most youths with scoliosis will not develop clinical symptoms, scoliosis can progress to rib deformity and respiratory ... The incidence of scoliosis is about the same in males and females; however, females have up to a 10-fold greater risk of curve ... For decades, scoliosis screenings were a routine part of school physical examinations in adolescents. The U.S. Preventive ... In contrast, the Scoliosis Research Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Academy of Pediatrics, and ...
  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0201/p193.html
*  The role of the paravertebral muscles in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis evaluated by temporary paralysis | Scoliosis and...
gType of scoliosis (right right-handed, left left-handed, TLS S-shaped convex thoracolumbar scoliosis, TS thoracic scoliosis) ... inducing scoliosis) or counteracting scoliosis in human is still circumstantial [2, 3, 9-13]. Recently, Grivas et al. examined ... and girls with scoliosis (144.3 N) or in the strength of the paravertebral muscle on either side of the scoliosis [15]. This ... inducing scoliosis) or counteracting scoliosis in the initial development and maintenance of this spinal deformity has yet to ...
  https://scoliosisjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13013-017-0138-7
*  SRS Webinars
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Presented by the Scoliosis Research Society s Patient Education Committee and SOSORT. - ... Operative Treatment Options for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Presented by the Scoliosis Research Society s Patient ... o Your Spine & Scoliosis - Provides patients with a basic understanding of the anatomy of the spine and what it means to have ... The Scoliosis Research Society is putting on two patient webinars in October. The first webinar will be on Monday, October 9th ...
  http://www.scoliosis.org/forum/printthread.php?t=15857&pp=15&page=1
*  Gene Associated With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Identified - Page 2
The largest twin study ever conducted found that if one identical twin had Scoliosis the other had an increased risk. However ... However it's theoretically possible that this and/or many other genes either raise or lower the risk of developing Scoliosis. ... only about 1 in 10 co-twins developed Scoliosis. Genes play a limited role in ... Gene Associated With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Identified Most of these genes are later found to be false flags. Time ...
  http://www.scoliosis.org/forum/showthread.php?14275-Gene-Associated-With-Adolescent-Idiopathic-Scoliosis-Identified&p=150007
*  ICD-10 Diagnosis Code M41.02 Infantile idiopathic scoliosis, cervical region
Scoliosis Scoliosis causes a sideways curve of your backbone, or spine. These curves are often S- or C-shaped. Scoliosis is ... Short Description: Infantile idiopathic scoliosis, cervical region Long Description: Infantile idiopathic scoliosis, cervical ... People with mild scoliosis might only need checkups to see if the curve is getting worse. Others might need to wear a brace or ... Children may get screening for scoliosis at school or during a checkup. If it looks like there is a problem, your doctor will ...
  https://icdlist.com/icd-10/m4102
*  Scoliosis Research Society Newsletter
Scenario 2: Anterior Spinal Fusion for Scoliosis:. This scenario describes a patient with scoliosis with an apex at L1. The ... Scenario 3: Posterior Spinal Fusion for Neuromuscular Scoliosis. This scenario describes a patient with a collapsing scoliosis ... GOAL 6. Society Leadership: The Scoliosis Research Society will operate in a manner consistent with its stature as the pre- ... The Scoliosis Research Society is proud to announce the official launch of the SRS E-Textbook! The e-textbook will not only add ...
  http://www.srs.org/enews/2011/03/complete.php
*  Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Image #43228: Rotation of the Spine Obscures Vertebrae
The actual degree of the kyphotic curvature is probably underestimated, because the rotation of the spine (scoliosis-related) ... This 18-year-old's lateral x-ray shows a 102-degree kyhpotic curve related to severe adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. ... Home › SpineUniverse Spine Image Library › Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis › Rotation of the Spine Obscures Vertebrae ... This 18-year-old's lateral x-ray shows a 102-degree kyhpotic curve related to severe adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. The ...
  https://www.spineuniverse.com/spine-image-library/adolescent-idiopathic-scoliosis/43228
*  Glossary | Scoliosis Research Society
The most common type of scoliosis.. Iliac Bone - A part of the pelvic bone that is above the hip joint and from which ... Idiopathic scoliosis - A structural spinal curvature for which the cause has not been established. There is no evidence of ... Scoliosis Research Society. 555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100. Milwaukee, WI 53202. Phone: 414.289.9107. Fax: 414.276.3349. ... Scoliosis Research Society. Dedicated to the optimal care of patients with spinal deformity. ...
  http://www.srs.org/patients-and-families/common-questions-and-glossary/glossary?alpha=I
*  Associations between sarcopenia and degenerative lumbar scoliosis in older women | Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders | Full Text
... high coronal scoliosis (HS) group (LS , 30°; average 36.8°), and low coronal scoliosis (LS) group (LS , 30°; average 23.0°). ... Aebi M. The adult scoliosis. Eur Spine J. 2005;14(10):925-48.View ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar. ... Schwab F, Ungar B, Blondel B, Buchowski J, Coe J, Deinlein D, DeWald C, Mehdian H, Shaffrey C, Tribus C, Lafage V. Scoliosis ... There were no patients with lumbar scoliosis in the LSCS group. Five cases in the DLS group recieved corrective surgery, while ...
  https://scoliosisjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13013-017-0116-0
*  Scoliosis | MedlinePlus
Scoliosis causes a sideways curve of your backbone, or spine. It is most common in late childhood and early teens. Find out ... Scoliosis (Nemours Foundation) Also in Spanish * Scoliosis in Children and Adolescents (National Institute of Arthritis and ... Scoliosis causes a sideways curve of your backbone, or spine. These curves are often S- or C-shaped. Scoliosis is most common ... People with mild scoliosis might only need checkups to see if the curve is getting worse. Others might need to wear a brace or ...
  https://medlineplus.gov/scoliosis.html
*  Scoliosis
What is scoliosis? It is a disorder causing a sideways curve of the spine. Curves are often S- or C-shaped. In most people, ... What is scoliosis? Scoliosis is a disorder in which there is a sideways curve of the spine. Curves are often S-shaped or C- ... Who gets scoliosis?. People of all ages can have scoliosis. The most common type has no known cause and occurs in children age ... What causes scoliosis?. In most people with scoliosis, the cause is not known. In some cases, there is a known cause. ...
  https://www.niams.nih.gov/health-topics/scoliosis
*  Horizontal gaze palsy with progressive scoliosis | Research + Innovation | Boston Children's Hospital
The progressive thoracic scoliosis found in individuals with HGPPS can be detected as early as the first months of life and is ... Dretakis, E.K. Scoliosis associated with congenital brain-stem abnormalities. A report of eight cases. Int Orthop 8, 37-46 ( ... Crisfield, R.J. Scoliosis with progressive external ophthalmoplegia in four siblings. J Bone Joint Surg Br 56B, 484-9. (1974). ... An individual with scoliosis as demonstrated by a coronal scout MR imaging of the thoracic and lumbar spine. ...
  http://www.childrenshospital.org/research-and-innovation/research/labs/engle-laboratory/neurogenetics-research/horizontal-gaze-palsy-with-progressive-scoliosis
*  Does scoliosis cause damage to lungs and liver or other organs?
... April 26, 2017. cause damage liver lungs organs scoliosis ... Should Scoliosis not be monitored in a patient and the curve progresses it could potentially squash other major organs of the ... body, the result of this could be death, however, it is not common in the west for people to die of Scoliosis anymore as the ...
  http://www.experts123.com/q/does-scoliosis-cause-damage-to-lungs-and-liver-or-other-organs.html
*  Scoliosis
Health care providers treat scoliosis with back braces or surgery when needed. ... Scoliosis makes a person's spine curve from side to side. Large curves can cause health problems like pain or breathing trouble ... scoliosis. It's usually found when people begin going through puberty.. What Causes Idiopathic Scoliosis?. Idiopathic scoliosis ... Some states have school-based scoliosis screening programs.. How Is Scoliosis Diagnosed?. If you think you have scoliosis, make ...
  http://kidshealth.org/MainLine/en/teens/scoliosis.html