Treatment of chronic pain in adult scoliosis.

By London Spine

Treatment of chronic pain in adult scoliosis.

Stud Health Technol Inform. 2002;88:290-303

Authors: Barrios C, Lapuente JP, Sastre S

One of the most important sequels of scoliosis in adults is pain, caused either by muscular overuse and imbalance or by nerve root compression. This is a very difficult sequel to treat because of the failure of the common analgesic drugs and physiotherapy treatments.

PMID: 15456050 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]