Evaluating the extent of clinical uncertainty among treatment options for patients with early-onset scoliosis.

@article{Corona2013EvaluatingTE,
  title={Evaluating the extent of clinical uncertainty among treatment options for patients with early-onset scoliosis.},
  author={Jacqueline Corona and Daniel J Miller and Jenny Anne Downs and Behrooz A. Akbarnia and Randal R. Betz and Laurel C. Blakemore and Robert M. Campbell and John M Flynn and Charles E Johnston and Richard E. Mccarthy and David P Roye and David L Skaggs and John T. Smith and Brian D. Snyder and Paul D. Sponseller and P. F. Sturm and George H Thompson and Muharrem Yazici and Michael G. Vitale},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={2013},
  volume={95 10},
  pages={
          e67
        }
}
BACKGROUND Literature guiding the management of early-onset scoliosis consists primarily of studies with a low level of evidence. Evaluation of clinical equipoise (i.e., when there is no known superiority among treatment modalities) allows for prioritization of research efforts. The objective of this study was to evaluate areas of clinical uncertainty among pediatric spine surgeons regarding the treatment of early-onset scoliosis. METHODS Fourteen experienced pediatric spine surgeons… 

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