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Title Early Onset Scoliosis.

Imprint Stuttgart : Thieme, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Early Onset Scoliosis: A Comprehensive Guide from the Oxford Meetings; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Part I The Growth and Development in Mammalian Spine; 1 Frontier of the Impossible; 2 Development of the Spine; 3 The Genetics of Congenital Scoliosis and Abnormal Vertebral Segmentation; 4 Respiratory Implications of Abnormal Development of the Spine; Part II Congenital Deformities; 5 Neuroaxial Anomalies; 6 Congenital Deformities of the Spine; 7 Surgical Treatment of Congenital Spinal Deformity.
8 Surgical Treatment: The Nottingham ExperiencePart III Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis; 9 Surgical Intervention; 10 Growth as a Corrective Force; 11 The Mehta Casting Technique; Part IV The Experts' View; 12 Dual Growing Rod Treatment; 13 Surgical Options: the Shilla Procedure; 14 The Experts' View: A Narrative of the Great Debate; 15 Complications of Growing Rod Treatment; Part V Neuromuscular Scoliosis; 16 The Natural History of Neuromuscular Scoliosis; 17 Assessing Outcomes in Neuromuscular Scoliosis; 18 Surgical Treatment and Outcomes; 19 Best Surgical Strategies for Sitting Comfort.
Part VI Syndromic Scoliosis20 Medical Intervention and Advances in Medical Management; 21 Surgical Treatment of Syndromic Scoliosis; 22 Nonoperative Treatment of Syndromic Scoliosis; Part VII Perioperative Care; 23 Infection and Bleeding; 24 Perioperative Session: Neurologic Complications; 25 Physiotherapy; Part VIII International Viewpoints; 26 The North American Experience; 27 The French Experience; 28 The Asian Experience; 29 The North African Experience; 30 The Oxford Experience; Part IX The Future; 31 Clinical Trials: Holy Grail or Poisoned Chalice?
32 Is There a Gold Standard Surgical Option?33 Magnetic Growing Rods; 34 Current Gaps in Knowledge: What Should Research Provide for the Future?; Index.
Summary Covering the spectrum of spinal deformity that occurs between birth and 10 years, early onset scoliosis (EOS) is an evolving specialty that faces unique challenges, especially in controlling the progression of the condition while allowing the growth of the developing spine, lungs and thorax. This important book was inspired by the inaugural early onset scoliosis meeting of spine surgeons and other medical professionals in Christ Church, Oxford, UK, in September 2011. It provides a complete picture of the field today, with topics ranging from spinal development and genetics to advances in medi.
Subject Scoliosis.
Spine -- Abnormalities.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Scoliosis. (OCoLC)fst01109026
Spine -- Abnormalities. (OCoLC)fst01129920
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Nnadi, Colin.
Other Form: Print version: Early Onset Scoliosis. Stuttgart : Thieme, 2015 9783131726612 313172661X (DLC) 2014044547 (OCoLC)896127109
ISBN 3131726717 (electronic bk.)
9783131726711 (electronic bk.)

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