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Acquired scoliosis

Known as: Scoliosis, lateral curvature of the spine developed after birth 
The presence of an abnormal lateral curvature of the spine. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Study Design. Prospective multicenter study evaluating operative (OP) versus nonoperative (NONOP) treatment for adult spinal… Expand
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2006
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2006
Study Design. Retrospective study. Objective. To analyze the incidence of and risk factors for pseudarthrosis in long adult… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Study Design. To analyze patient outcomes and risk factors associated with proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK) in adults… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Study Design. A prospective study. Objectives. To introduce a new technique, direct vertebral rotation, and to compare the… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
• Thoracic insufficiency syndrome is the inability of the thorax to support normal respiration or lung growth. • The rare… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY DESIGN This was a prospective study of two cohort groups of patients (one group receiving anterior instrumentation and the… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Study Design. A prospective study of the accuracy of thoracic pedicle screw placement in patients with idiopathic scoliosis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This study consisted of 1,019 spinal fracture patients followed prospectively for 2 years. Sixty-four physicians from 12… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To quantitate the intrinsic error in measurement, fifty anteroposterior radiographs of patients who had scoliosis were each… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Interobserver variations for measurements of the Cobb angle on radiographs of patients who had kyphosis were comparable with… Expand
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