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Growing rods for spinal deformity: characterizing consensus and variation in current use.
|Title||Growing rods for spinal deformity: characterizing consensus and variation in current use.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Yang JS, McElroy MJ, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Thompson GH, Emans JB, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah SA, Kostial PN, Sponseller PD|
|Journal||Journal of pediatric orthopedics|
|Date Published||2010 Apr-May|
Growing rods are a commonly used form of growth guidance for patients with early onset scoliosis, but no studies exist to characterize their use among a large group of surgeons.
|Alternate Journal||J Pediatr Orthop|