Skip to content


Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders

What do you think about BMC? Take part in


Sort by
Previous Page Page 1 of 44 Next Page
  1. Content type: Research

    Patient-reported outcomes are becoming increasingly recognised in the management of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). Integrated Shape Imaging System 2 (ISIS2) surface topography is a valida...

    Authors: James Cheshire, Adrian Gardner, Fiona Berryman and Paul Pynsent

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:37

    Published on:

  2. Content type: Research

    No studies have evaluated the long-term results of non-surgical and surgical management in de novo degenerative lumbar scoliosis (DNDLS). This study reports on the long-term functional outcome of patients bein...

    Authors: Sayf S.A. Faraj, Tsjitske M. Haanstra, Hugo Martijn, Marinus de Kleuver and Barend J. van Royen

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:35

    Published on:

  3. Content type: Research

    Recent randomized controlled trials (RCTs) support using physiotherapeutic scoliosis-specific exercises (PSSE) for adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). All RCTs reported statistically significant resul...

    Authors: Sanja Schreiber, Eric C Parent, Doug L Hill, Douglas M Hedden, Marc J Moreau and Sarah C Southon

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:26

    Published on:

  4. Content type: Research

    A large number of studies about adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis focus on health-related quality of life (HRQOL). However, only a few articles aim at evaluating the personality of these patients. Therefor...

    Authors: Elisabetta D’Agata, Judith Sánchez-Raya and Juan Bagó

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:27

    Published on:

  5. Content type: Research

    The factors influencing curve behavior following bracing are incompletely understood and there is no agreement if scoliotic curves stop progressing with skeletal maturity. The aim of this study was to evaluate...

    Authors: Angelo G. Aulisa, Vincenzo Guzzanti, Francesco Falciglia, Marco Galli, Paolo Pizzetti and Lorenzo Aulisa

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:36

    Published on:

  6. Content type: Research

    Bracing has been shown to decrease significantly the progression of high-risk curves to the threshold for surgery in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS), but the treatment failure rate remains ...

    Authors: Kenny Yat Hong Kwan, Aldous C.S. Cheng, Hui Yu Koh, Alice Y.Y. Chiu and Kenneth Man Chee Cheung

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:32

    Published on:

  7. Content type: Research

    Muscle imbalance has been suggested as implicated in the pathology of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). The specific “pathomechanic” role of the paravertebral muscles as being scoliogenic (inducing scolio...

    Authors: Christian Wong, Kasper Gosvig and Stig Sonne-Holm

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:33

    Published on:

  8. Content type: Review

    Global sagittal balance, describing the vertical alignment of the spine, is an important factor in the non-operative and operative management of back pain. However, the typical gold standard method of assessme...

    Authors: Larry Cohen, Sarah Kobayashi, Milena Simic, Sarah Dennis, Kathryn Refshauge and Evangelos Pappas

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:30

    Published on:

  9. Content type: Research

    It has been highlighted in both Poland and the United States of America (USA) that knowledge of idiopathic scoliosis (IS) among physiotherapy students is limited with respect to the 2011 International Society ...

    Authors: D.A. Jason Black, Christine Pilcher, Shawn Drake, Erika Maude and David Glynn

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:34

    Published on:

  10. Content type: Research

    Surface topography is increasingly used with postural analysis. One system, DIERS formetric 4D, measures 40 defined spine shape parameters from a 6-s scan. Through system algorithms, a set of spine shape param...

    Authors: Brian Degenhardt, Zane Starks, Shalini Bhatia and Geoffroey-Allen Franklin

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:28

    Published on:

  11. Content type: Research

    Scoliosis patients with associated syringomyelia are at an increased risk of neurological injury during surgical deformity correction. The syrinx is therefore often addressed surgically prior to scoliosis corr...

    Authors: Steven Kyriacou, Yuen Man, Karen Plumb, Matthew Shaw and Kia Rezajooi

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:25

    Published on:

  12. Content type: Research

    Impairment of spine rotation is a key concept in several theories explaining the pathogenesis and progression of scoliosis. In previous studies, a more limited range of motion in scoliotic girls compared to th...

    Authors: A. Stępień, K. Fabian, K. Graff, M. Podgurniak and A. Wit

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:29

    Published on:

  13. Content type: Research

    Axial vertebral rotation is a key characteristic of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS), and its reduction is one of the goals of corrective surgery. Recurrence of deformity after surgical correction may rel...

    Authors: Luke A. Reynolds, Maree T. Izatt, Eric M. Huang, Robert D. Labrom, Geoffrey N. Askin, Clayton J. Adam and Mark J. Pearcy

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:22

    Published on:

  14. Content type: Research

    Four factors have been reported to affect brace treatment outcome: (1) growth or curve based risk, (2) the in-brace correction, (3) the brace wear quantity, and (4) the brace wear quality. The quality of brace...

    Authors: Edmond H. Lou, Doug L. Hill, Andreas Donauer, Melissa Tilburn, Douglas Hedden and Marc Moreau

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:23

    Published on:

  15. Content type: Research

    Recent studies showed that finite element model (FEM) combined to CAD/CAM improves the design of braces for the conservative treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS), using 2D measurements from in-br...

    Authors: Nikita Cobetto, Carl-Éric Aubin, Stefan Parent, Soraya Barchi, Isabelle Turgeon and Hubert Labelle

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:24

    Published on:

  16. Content type: Research

    Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is among the most common spinal deformities affecting adolescents. The Scoliosis Research Society-22 questionnaire is commonly used to assess health-related quality of lif...

    Authors: Jean Théroux, Norman Stomski, Stanley Innes, Ariane Ballard, Christelle Khadra, Hubert Labelle and Sylvie Le May

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:21

    Published on:

  17. Content type: Research

    Quality of Life (QoL) scales have to be introduced in the treatment evaluation of our patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

    Authors: Julie Deceuninck, Aurélie Tirat-Herbert, Nuria Rodriguez Martinez and Jean-Claude Bernard

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:18

    Published on:

  18. Content type: Research

    The knowledge is sparse concerning neck problems in patients with idiopathic scoliosis. This is an observational study including a control group which aims to describe the prevalence of neck problems and the a...

    Authors: Christos Topalis, Anna Grauers, Elias Diarbakerli, Aina Danielsson and Paul Gerdhem

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:20

    Published on:

  19. Content type: Meeting abstracts

    Authors: Aria Bagheri, Xue-Cheng Liu, Channing Tassone, John Thometz, Amie Chaloupka, Sergey Tarima, Larry Cohen, Milena Simic, Sarah Dennis, Kathryn Refshauge, Evangelos Pappas, Eric C. Parent, Matthew Pietrosanu, Emily Redford, Sheri Schmidt, Douglas Hill…

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12(Suppl 1):17

    Published on:

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 12 Supplement 1

  20. Content type: Research

    Postoperative coronal imbalance is a significant problem after selective thoracic fusion for primary thoracic and compensatory lumbar curves in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). However, longitudinal stud...

    Authors: Masayuki Ishikawa, Kai Cao, Long Pang, Nobuyuki Fujita, Mitsuru Yagi, Naobumi Hosogane, Takashi Tsuji, Masafumi Machida, Shinichi Ishihara, Makoto Nishiyama, Yasuyuki Fukui, Masaya Nakamura, Morio Matsumoto and Kota Watanabe

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:16

    Published on:

  21. Content type: Research

    Spinal flexibility is determined preoperatively by manipulating the spine and assessing, radiographically, to what extent the amount of deformity reduces. Quantifying spinal flexibility is important when deter...

    Authors: Zubair Chaudry and John T. Anderson

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:15

    Published on:

  22. Content type: Research

    Efforts to select the appropriate number of implants in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) instrumentation are hampered by a lack of biomechanical studies. The objective was to biomechanically evaluate scre...

    Authors: Xiaoyu Wang, A. Noelle Larson, Dennis G. Crandall, Stefan Parent, Hubert Labelle, Charles G. T. Ledonio and Carl-Eric Aubin

    Citation: Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders 2017 12:13

    Published on:

Previous Page Page 1 of 44 Next Page

Affiliated with

  • SOSORT logo
  • Official publication of the Society on Scoliosis Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT)

2016 Journal Metrics