Scheuermann’s disease: focus on weight and height role

  title={Scheuermann’s disease: focus on weight and height role},
  author={Elias Fotiadis and Eustathios Ι Kenanidis and Efthimios P Samoladas and Aikaterini Christodoulou and Panagiotis Akritopoulos and Kiriaki Akritopoulou},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
The aim of this cross-sectional case-control study is the comparison of the weight and height between a group of children with Scheuermann’s disease (SD) and a comparable group of healthy ones and also the correlation of them with the degree and the morphology of the kyphotic curve. Following a school-screening program of 10,057 school students, aged between 11 and 17 years old, 175 adolescents with Scheuermann’s disease were diagnosed. The mean height and weight of 175 adolescents diagnosed to… CONTINUE READING

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