Predictive factors for progression of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a 1-year study

Background and objective The cause of scoliosis remains unknown in 80-85% of adolescent patients. Treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) remains a complex challenge. Aim The goal of this study was to evaluate the predictive value of different factors [age, initial Risser′s score and ini...

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Main Authors: Enas A Elattar, Nayera Z Saber, Dina A Farrag
Format: Article
Published: SpringerOpen 2015-01-01
Series:Egyptian Rheumatology and Rehabilitation
Online Access:;year=2015;volume=42;issue=3;spage=111;epage=119;aulast=Elattar