Intraobserver and interobserver reliability of the classification of thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

@article{Lenke1998IntraobserverAI,
  title={Intraobserver and interobserver reliability of the classification of thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.},
  author={Lawrence G Lenke and Randal R. Betz and Keith H. Bridwell and David H. Clements and J{\"u}rgen Harms and Thomas G. Lowe and Harry L. Shufflebarger},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={1998},
  volume={80 8},
  pages={1097-106}
}
The system described by King et al. is the standard method for the classification of thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Although it is widely used and referenced, its reliability and reproducibility among scoliosis surgeons are unknown. We used a scoliosis case-presentation format to examine the interobserver and intraobserver reliability of the classification of thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with the system of King et al. Eight active, current members of the Scoliosis… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 57 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…