Can c7 plumbline and gravity line predict health related quality of life in adult scoliosis?

By London Spine

Can c7 plumbline and gravity line predict health related quality of life in adult scoliosis?

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Jul 1;34(15):E519-27

Authors: Mac-Thiong JM, Transfeldt EE, Mehbod AA, Perra JH, Denis F, Garvey TA, Lonstein JE, Wu C, Dorman CW, Winter RB

This study prospectively evaluated the health related quality of life (HRQOL) of 73 adults presenting with scoliosis at a single institution, as related to their spinal (C7 plumbline) and global (gravity line) balance.

PMID: 19564757 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]