Kyphosis deformity of spine

Known as: Gibbus, Hunched back, Gibbus deformity 
Deformities of the SPINE characterized by an exaggerated convexity of the vertebral column. The forward bending of the thoracic region usually is… (More)

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1936-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Fibroblast growth factor 23 null mice (Fgf-23-/-) have a short lifespan and show numerous biochemical and morphological features… (More)
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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 undergoing… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
One of the factors postulated to drive the aging process is the accumulation of DNA damage. Here, we provide strong support for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The progression of post-tubercular kyphosis in 61 children who received ambulatory chemotherapy was studied prospectively. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
STUDY DESIGN A global and segmental study on standing lateral radiographs of 100 volunteers and 100 patients who had low back… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Seventy-five patients who underwent surgical treatment for cervical spondylotic myelopathy were evaluated with respect to the… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To determine if the severity of osteoporosis and its resultant hyperkyphosis cause measurable impairment of lung function, 74… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
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  • 1985
Eleven patients with ankylosing spondylitis had severe disabling kyphosis with forward bending of the upper part of the spine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
In order to establish a sagittal plane curve reference table for standing subjects examined laterally, we determined an easily… (More)
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