Management and results of early-onset scoliosis with dual magnetically controlled growing rods: Additional preliminary results of spinal fusion surgery


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Kilicaslan O. F. , Tokgoz M. A. , Butun S., Nabi V., Akalin S.

JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY, vol.32, no.2, pp.478-488, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.52312/jdrs.2021.49
  • Journal Name: JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.478-488
  • Keywords: Early-onset scoliosis, magnetically controlled growing rod, spinal fusion, spinal growth, GROWTH ROD, CHILDREN, CLASSIFICATION, COMPLICATIONS, DISTRACTION, RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, SYSTEM
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and radiographic outcomes and complications of dual magnetically controlled growing rods (MCGRs) in the treatment of early-onset scoliosis (EOS) and to investigate the results of patients with definitive spinal fusion following MCGR.