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Table 5 Postoperative implant related complications in patients.

From: Surgical complications in neuromuscular scoliosis operated with posterior- only approach using pedicle screw fixation

Complications No (n) Percentage (%
Coccygodynia 7 15
Screw head prominence on convex side 3 6
Bed sore 2 4
Loosening of implants 1 2
Total 13 27
  1. Total numbers of complications were divided by 48 to find out complication rate (2 patients died perioperatively).