Management of neuromuscular spinal deformities with Luque segmental instrumentation.

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Forty-six patients who had a neuromuscular spinal deformity were treated with arthrodesis and Luque segmental spinal instrumentation and were followed for an average of three years. Twenty-two patients had cerebral palsy and twenty-four had another neuromuscular disease. In thirty-nine patients, the arthrodesis was extended to the sacrum. Eleven patients… (More)

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@article{BoachieAdjei1989ManagementON, title={Management of neuromuscular spinal deformities with Luque segmental instrumentation.}, author={Obeneba Boachie-Adjei and John E. Lonstein and Robert B. Winter and Steven E Koop and K D Vanden Brink and Francis Denis}, journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume}, year={1989}, volume={71 4}, pages={548-62} }