Risk factors associated with corrective surgery in congenital scoliosis with tethered cord


Acaroglu E., ALANAY A., Akalan N., Atilla B. , Bulutcu E., Surat A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.39, no.3, pp.373-378, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.373-378

Abstract

Severe neglected congenital scoliosis with tethered cord presents major difficulties in management. The primary objective of this study was to identify the risk factors associated with corrective scoliosis surgery in neglected cases presenting with severe deformity.