Craniofacial features of children with spinal deformities

  title={Craniofacial features of children with spinal deformities},
  author={Emil Segatto and Carsten Lippold and Andr{\'a}s V{\'e}gh},
  journal={BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders},
  pages={169 - 169}
BACKGROUND The objective of this epidemiological study is to map the dentofacial anomalies that can be correlated to the two most frequent spinal diseases responsible for postural abnormalities and that can be clinically identified by the orthodontic examination. METHODS Twenty-three children with Scheuermann's disease participated in the study (mean age: 14Y8M; SD: 1Y8M), 28 with Scoliosis (mean age: 14Y7M; SD: 2Y3M) and a control group of 68 orthopedically healthy children (mean age: 14Y8M… CONTINUE READING
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