SPINE JOURNAL, vol.9, no.12, pp.981-986, 2009 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Neuromuscular disorders, Lung function, Respiratory muscle strength, Scoliosis, DUCHENNE MUSCULAR-DYSTROPHY, PULMONARY-FUNCTION, CHILDREN, PRESSURES, CAPACITY, WEAKNESS, FLOW
Gazi University Affiliated:
BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Neuromuscular disorders (NMD) are characterized by loss of lung Volume and respiratory muscle weakness, but the effects of scoliosis on lung function are unclear.