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Title Scoliosis : causes, symptoms & treatment / edited by Absolon Bessette and Coralie M. Rousseau.

Imprint Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science, 2012.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (x, 171 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Human anatomy and physiology
Physiology - laboratory and clinical research
Human anatomy and physiology series.
Physiology-laboratory and clinical research series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents SCOLIOSIS: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND TREATMENT; SCOLIOSIS: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND TREATMENT; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; Contents; Preface; Chapter I: Scoliosis: Causes, Genetics, Symptoms, and Treatment in a Southern Italy Population; Abstract; History; Classification; Epidemiology; Genetics of Idiopatic Scoliosis; Phases of Genetic Consulting in Individuals Affected by IS; Inheritance Model for IS; Model of Inheritance of IS; Relationship between IS and Endocrine Status; Estrogen Receptor Polymorphism and IS; Clinical Evaluation; Radiographic Evaluation; Treatment.
Non Operative TreatmentOperative Treatment; Conclusion; References; Chapter II: Scoliosis, Orthodontics and Occlusion, Are There Evidence?; Abstract; 1. Introduction; 2. Occlusion and Posture: A Reciprocal Inter-Change; 2.1. Definitions; 2.2. Posture and Dento-Facial Orthopedics; 3. Occlusion and Posture:Facts and Beliefs; 3.1. The Indispensable Evidence-Based Approach; 3.2. Occlusion and Posture: What Does Appear in the Literature?; 3.2.1. The Questions; 3.2.2. The Weakness of Published Data; 3.2.3. A Few Comments.
4. The Special Case of the Relationship between Idiopathic Scoliosis and Occlusion in Adolescents4.1. Idiopathic Scoliosis and Adolescents; 4.2. Adolescents with Idiopathic Scoliosisand Orthodontic Treatment; 4.3. The Occlusion of Adolescents with Idiopathic Scoliosis: What Does the Published Data Tell Us?; 4.3.1. Does Treatment of Scoliosis Tend to Affect a Patient's Dento-Facial Equilibrium?; 4.3.2. Correlation between Idiopathic Scoliosis and Dento-Skeletal Characteristics; 4.4. Clinical Implications; Conclusion; References.
Chapter III: Shadow Moiré Technique to Measure Deformity of the Trunk Surface in the Elderly: A Population-based StudyAbstract; Introduction; Methods; Subjects; Shadow Moiré Technique Assessment; Statistical and Qualitative Analyses; Results; Gender Influence; Discussion; Study Limitations; Acknowledgments; Conclusion; References; Chapter IV: Scoliosis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment; Abstract; Causes; Symptoms; Treatment; Early Onset Scoliosis; Late Onset Scoliosis (LOS); Conclusion; References; Chapter V: A New Physical Therapy Intervention for Scoliosis; Abstract; Introduction.
A Brief Definitoin of ScoliosisThe Need for Effective Treatment for Scoliosis; Electrical Stimulation for Scoliosis; Bracing; Scoliosis Exercise for Pain Relief and Curve Correction; Manipulation; Scroth Method; Vestibular Rehabilitation; The ATM2 in the Treatment of Scoliosis; Metods and Materials; Results; Discussion and Conclusion; References; Chapter VI: Effects of Load Carriage on Children with Scoliosis; Abstract; Introduction; Methods; Results; Discussion; Conclusion; References; Chapter VII: The Pineal Gland, Melatoninand Scoliosis; Abstract; Introduction.
Experimental Scoliosis -- Pinealectomy and Melatonin.
Subject Scoliosis -- Diagnosis.
Scoliosis -- Treatment.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Musculoskeletal.
MEDICAL -- Orthopedics.
MEDICAL -- Rheumatology.
Scoliosis -- Diagnosis. (OCoLC)fst01109028
Scoliosis -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01109034
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Bessette, Absolon.
Rousseau, Coralie M.
Other Form: Print version: Scoliosis. Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science, 2012 9781620810071 (OCoLC)800861432
ISBN 9781620810118 (electronic bk.)
1620810115 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000053043284
AU@ 000054714332
DEBBG BV041049686
DEBBG BV043775360
DEBBG BV044089105
DEBSZ 472778145
NZ1 15492663

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