Vertebral Body Growth During Growing Rod Instrumentation: Growth Preservation or Stimulation?


Olgun Z. D. , Ahmadiadli H., ALANAY A. , YAZICI M.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, vol.32, no.2, pp.184-189, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/bpo.0b013e3182471915
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.184-189
  • Keywords: growing spine, growing rod, early-onset scoliosis, deformity, lengthening, MECHANICAL MODULATION, DORSAL ARTHRODESIS, THORACIC SPINE, SCOLIOSIS, EPIPHYSIODESIS, COMPRESSION, DISTRACTION, PLATE, FUSION

Abstract

Study Design: Retrospective review, case series.