Acquired spondylolisthesis following scoliosis surgery. A case report.

@article{Friedman1984AcquiredSF,
  title={Acquired spondylolisthesis following scoliosis surgery. A case report.},
  author={Richard Joel Friedman and Lyle Joseph Micheli},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={1984},
  volume={190},
  pages={132-4}
}
The association between scoliosis and spondylolisthesis is well documented; however, spondylolisthesis following a posterior spinal fusion with Harrington rod instrumentation for idiopathic scoliosis has not been previously reported. Internal fixation of the spine with metal rods and fusion for scoliosis produces a stress concentration at the immediately… CONTINUE READING