Early Onset Scoliosis: Future Directions

Thompson, George H.; Lenke, Lawrence G.; Akbarnia, Behrooz A.; McCarthy, Richard E.; Campbell Jr., Robert M.
February 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 89-A, p163
Academic Journal
The article comments on the future prospects for the management of children with severe, progressive early onset scoliosis. The author reviews some of the major issues for future research regarding the rare yet potentially fatal disease. Among the issues examined are etiological considerations and current treatment concerns.


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