Debate

Resolved, a 55 degrees right thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliotic curve should be treated by posterior spinal fusion and segmental instrumentation using thoracic pedicle screws: Con: Thoracic pedicle screws are not needed to treat a 55 degrees right thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)334-337
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of pediatric orthopedics
Volume24
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 2004

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Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Bone Screws
Thoracic Vertebrae
Spinal Fusion
Scoliosis
Biomechanical Phenomena
Thorax
Pedicle Screws

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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