Sagittal Balance in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

  title={Sagittal Balance in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis},
  author={Ximing Xu and Fei Wang and Xiao-yi Zhou and Zi-Xuan Liu and Xianzhao Wei and Yu-shu Bai and Ming Li},
The relationship between spinal sagittal alignment and pelvic parameters is well known in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. However, few studies have reported the sagittal spinopelvic relationship after selective posterior fusion of thoracolumbar/lumbar (TL/L) curves. We evaluated the relationship between spinal sagittal alignment and the pelvis, and analyzed how the pelvic sagittal state is adjusted in Lenke type 5C patients. We conducted a retrospective study of 36 patients with Lenke type 5C… CONTINUE READING