Correlation of preoperative deformity magnitude and pulmonary function tests in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

By London Spine

Correlation of preoperative deformity magnitude and pulmonary function tests in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Jun 15;36(14):1096-102

Authors: Johnston CE, Richards BS, Sucato DJ, Bridwell KH, Lenke LG, Erickson M,

Clinical study correlating preoperative pulmonary function tests (PFTs) to radiographic measures of thoracic deformity severity in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients.

PMID: 21270699 [PubMed – in process]