Non-Idiopathic Spine Deformities in Young Children


ISBN: 978-3-642-19416-0 (Print) 978-3-642-19417-7 (Online)
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Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Growth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-13

      Normal and Abnormal Growth of Spine

  3. Evaluation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 17-24

      Clinical Evaluation

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 25-42

      Radiologic Evaluation of Non-Idiopathic Early Onset Spine Deformities

  4. Deformities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 45-72

      Congenital Deformities of the Spine

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 73-75

      Neuromuscular Spine Deformities

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 77-86

      Cerebral Palsy

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 87-95

      Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy and Spinal Muscular Atrophy

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 97-105

      Other Neuromuscular Disorders with Scoliosis

  5. Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 109-120

      Delaying Tactics: Traction, Casting, and Bracing

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 121-131

      Indications for Non-fusion Operative Techniques in Non-Idiopathic Scoliosis

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 133-144

      Growth Modulation Techniques for Non-Idiopathic Early Onset Scoliosis

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 145-156

      Instrumentation in the Childhood Spinal Deformities: Challenges, Problems, Limitations, and Solutions

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 157-165

      Fusionless Instrumentation for Non-Idiopathic Spine Deformities of Young Children: The Growing Rod Technique

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 167-172

      VEPTR Instrumentation in Early Onset Scoliosis

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 173-175