Optimal surgical care for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: an international consensus

Abstract

The surgical management of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) has seen many developments in the last two decades. Little high-level evidence is available to support these changes and guide treatment. This study aimed to identify optimal operative care for adolescents with AIS curves between 40° and 90° Cobb angle. From July 2012 to April 2013, the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00586-014-3356-1

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@article{Kleuver2014OptimalSC, title={Optimal surgical care for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: an international consensus}, author={Marinus de Kleuver and Stephen J. Lewis and Niccole M. Germscheid and Steven J. Kamper and Ahmet Alanay and Sigurd H. Berven and Kenneth Man-Chee Cheung and Manabu Ito and Lawrence G. Lenke and D Polly and Yong Qiu and Maurits W. van Tulder and Christopher I. Shaffrey}, journal={European Spine Journal}, year={2014}, volume={23}, pages={2603-2618} }