Spinal fusion for scoliosis in Rett syndrome with an emphasis on early postoperative complications.

@article{Gabos2012SpinalFF,
  title={Spinal fusion for scoliosis in Rett syndrome with an emphasis on early postoperative complications.},
  author={Peter G Gabos and Muharrem Inan and Mihir Thacker and Buttugs Borkhu},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2012},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={E90-4}
}
STUDY DESIGN Retrospective case-control study. OBJECTIVE To examine the postoperative complications of posterior spinal fusion in a population of patients with Rett syndrome (RS). SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Scoliosis is a common feature of RS, a progressive neurologic disorder affecting almost exclusively females. Despite this, there is little published… CONTINUE READING