Scheuermann's kyphosis; current controversies.

  title={Scheuermann's kyphosis; current controversies.},
  author={Athanasios I Tsirikos and Anil K. Jain},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  volume={93 7},
This review of the literature presents the current understanding of Scheuermann's kyphosis and investigates the controversies concerning conservative and surgical treatment. There is considerable debate regarding the pathogenesis, natural history and treatment of this condition. A benign prognosis with settling of symptoms and stabilisation of the deformity… CONTINUE READING