Safety and Efficacy of Growing Rod Technique for Pediatric Congenital Spinal Deformities

Elsebai H. B., YAZICI M., Thompson G. H., Emans J. B., Skaggs D. L., Crawford A. H., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, vol.31, no.1, pp.1-5, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Growing rod surgery is a modern alternative treatment for young children with early onset scoliosis. This is the first study focused on its use in progressive congenital spinal deformities.