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[Adult scoliosis: a misknown etiology of low back pain in the elderly population]

Degenerative scoliosis is often unappreciated in all-day clinical practice, however more and more frequent in the elderly population and deserves particular attention. This article aims to provide practitioners with practical guidelines to track these patients, organise radiological assessment in accordance with clinical situations, and implement an adequate therapeutic strategy

Keywords : Aged,Back,Back Pain,complications,diagnosis,etiology,Humans,Low Back Pain,Pain,Patients,Population,Scoliosis,therapy,, Scoliosis,Misknown,Etiology, what is a frozen shoulder and what causes it

Date of Publication : 2010 Jun 30

Authors : Faundez A;Genevay S;

Organisation : Service de chirurgie orthopedique et traumatologie de l’appareil moteur, Departement de chirurgie, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14. antonio.faundez@hcuge.ch

Journal of Publication : Rev Med Suisse

Pubmed Link : https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20684130

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