Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents

@inproceedings{Tsirikos2010SpondylolysisAS,
  title={Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents},
  author={Athanasios I Tsirikos and Eugenia Garc{\'i}a Garrido},
  year={2010}
}
J Bone Joint Surg [Br] 2010;92-B:751-9. A review of the current literature shows that there is a lack of consensus regarding the treatment of spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents. Most of the views and recommendations provided in various reports are weakly supported by evidence. There is a limited amount of information about the natural history of the condition, making it difficult to compare the effectiveness of various conservative and operative treatments. This… CONTINUE READING