Sagittal plane analysis of the spine and pelvis in adult idiopathic scoliosis.
Chin Med J (Engl). 2010 Nov;123(21):2978-82
Authors: Li WS, Li G, Chen ZQ, Wood KB
There has been an increasing recognition of the importance of sagittal spinopelvic alignment in patients with scoliosis as it relates to clinical outcomes. However, the changes seen in sagittal spinopelvic alignment in adult idiopathic scoliosis patients is poorly defined. This study was conducted to evaluate the sagittal alignment of pelvis and spine in adult idiopathic scoliosis patients.
PMID: 21162941 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]