[Optimization of radiological scoliosis assessment].

Abstract

Most scoliosis are idiopathic (80%) and occur more frequently in adolescent girls. Plain radiography is the imaging method of choice, both for the initial study and follow-up studies but has the disadvantage of using ionizing radiation. The breasts are exposed to x-ray along these repeated examinations. The authors present a range of recommendations in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.medcli.2014.07.013

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