Adult Lumbar Scoliosis: A Clinical Guide to Diagnosis and by Eric O. Klineberg

By Eric O. Klineberg

Providing a valid definition and evaluate of the pertinent therapy ambitions for the administration of grownup lumbar scoliosis, this sensible and complete consultant covers every thing from pre-operative evaluate and radiography to post-operative administration and issues. either non-operative and operative recommendations are provided, together with minimally invasive options, decompression, anterior unlock, spinal osteotomy, and proximal and distal fixation, with an emphasis on scientific instructions and administration results. The influence and prevention of problems following remedy also are mentioned, together with the prevention of proximal junctional kyphosis. Concluding with an exam of destiny instructions for examine and scientific remedy innovations, the excellent procedure of this booklet offers the orthopedic medical professional, neurosurgeon and spinal practitioner with the most up-tp-date facts and specialist considered the overview and administration of grownup lumbar scoliosis.

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