[The present survey of the views on electrostimulation in the treatment of idiopathic scolioses.].

  • Ines K Mueller
  • Published 1992 in
    Acta chirurgiae orthopaedicae et traumatologiae…


Proceeding from the existing experience with longterm follow-up of large groups of patients it can be stated that surface electrostimulation of idiopathic scolioses is ineffective. Of some effectiveness is only the ESI method (i.e. an electrode implanted in the muscles). In this it should be mentioned that selected for this treatment were flexible curves… (More)