Platelet calmodulin levels in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS): can they predict curve progression and severity?

@article{Lowe2003PlateletCL,
  title={Platelet calmodulin levels in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS): can they predict curve progression and severity?},
  author={Thomas G. Lowe and R. G. Burwell and Peter H. Dangerfield},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={13},
  pages={257-265}
}
There is no generally accepted scientific theory for the etiology of idiopathic scoliosis. As part of its mission to widen understanding of scoliosis etiology, the International Federated Body on Scoliosis Etiology (IBSE) introduced the electronic focus group (EFG) as a means of increasing debate of extant knowledge on important topics. This has been designated as an on-line Delphi discussion. The text for this EFG was written by Professor Thomas G Lowe MD and drawn from research carried out by… CONTINUE READING

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