Minimum 20-year follow-up results of Harrington rod fusion for idiopathic scoliosis

@article{Mariconda2004Minimum2F,
  title={Minimum 20-year follow-up results of Harrington rod fusion for idiopathic scoliosis},
  author={Massimo Mariconda and Olimpio Galasso and P. Barca and Carlo Milano},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={14},
  pages={854-861}
}
We evaluated the outcome of spinal fusion with a single Harrington distraction rod in patients with idiopathic scoliosis. At follow-up visits a minimum of 20 years post-surgery, we studied 24 patients who had been operated on by the same surgeon. The Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Instrument and an additional questionnaire of our own, along with an… CONTINUE READING