T B Grivas

Summary

Affiliation: Thriasio General Hospital
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. pmc Surgical and conservative treatment of patients with congenital scoliosis: α search for long-term results
    Angelos Kaspiris
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Thriasio General Hospital NHS, G, Gennimata Av, Magoula 19600, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 6:12. 2011
  2. pmc Historical overview of spinal deformities in ancient Greece
    Elias S Vasiliadis
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 4:6. 2009
  3. pmc The International Research Society of Spinal Deformities (IRSSD) and its contribution to science
    Keith M Bagnall
    Department of Anatomy, United Arab Emirates University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Box 17666, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Scoliosis 4:28. 2009
  4. pmc 7th SOSORT consensus paper: conservative treatment of idiopathic & Scheuermann's kyphosis
    Jc de Mauroy
    Clinique du Parc, 155 bd Stalingrad, 69006 Lyon, France
    Scoliosis 5:9. 2010
  5. pmc Introduction to the "Scoliosis" Journal Brace Technology Thematic Series: increasing existing knowledge and promoting future developments
    Stefano Negrini
    ISICO Italian Scientific Spine Institute, Via R Bellarmino 13 1, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Scoliosis 5:2. 2010
  6. pmc A review of the trunk surface metrics used as Scoliosis and other deformities evaluation indices
    Petros Patias
    School of Surveying Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR 541 24 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Scoliosis 5:12. 2010
  7. pmc Guidelines on "Standards of management of idiopathic scoliosis with corrective braces in everyday clinics and in clinical research": SOSORT Consensus 2008
    Stefano Negrini
    ISICO, Milan, Italy
    Scoliosis 4:2. 2009
  8. pmc "Rehabilitation schools for scoliosis" thematic series: describing the methods and results
    Manuel D Rigo
    Institute E, Salvá, Via Augusta 185, 08021, Barcelona, Spain
    Scoliosis 5:27. 2010
  9. pmc Advantages of the Ilizarov external fixation in the management of intra-articular fractures of the distal tibia
    Elias S Vasiliadis
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:35. 2009
  10. pmc Trunk asymmetry in juveniles
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 3:13. 2008

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Publications51

  1. pmc Surgical and conservative treatment of patients with congenital scoliosis: α search for long-term results
    Angelos Kaspiris
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Thriasio General Hospital NHS, G, Gennimata Av, Magoula 19600, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 6:12. 2011
    ..Patients with segmentation failures will not benefit from conservative treatment. The purpose of this review is to identify the mid- or long-term results of spinal fusion surgery in patients with congenital scoliosis...
  2. pmc Historical overview of spinal deformities in ancient Greece
    Elias S Vasiliadis
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 4:6. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc The International Research Society of Spinal Deformities (IRSSD) and its contribution to science
    Keith M Bagnall
    Department of Anatomy, United Arab Emirates University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Box 17666, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Scoliosis 4:28. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc 7th SOSORT consensus paper: conservative treatment of idiopathic & Scheuermann's kyphosis
    Jc de Mauroy
    Clinique du Parc, 155 bd Stalingrad, 69006 Lyon, France
    Scoliosis 5:9. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Introduction to the "Scoliosis" Journal Brace Technology Thematic Series: increasing existing knowledge and promoting future developments
    Stefano Negrini
    ISICO Italian Scientific Spine Institute, Via R Bellarmino 13 1, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Scoliosis 5:2. 2010
    ..This is what the Scoliosis Journal is going to do through the "Brace Technology" Thematic Series, where technical papers coming from the different schools will be published...
  6. pmc A review of the trunk surface metrics used as Scoliosis and other deformities evaluation indices
    Petros Patias
    School of Surveying Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR 541 24 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Scoliosis 5:12. 2010
    ..This creates a possibility of misunderstandings and sometimes irrational or even wrong use of these indices by the medical society...
  7. pmc Guidelines on "Standards of management of idiopathic scoliosis with corrective braces in everyday clinics and in clinical research": SOSORT Consensus 2008
    Stefano Negrini
    ISICO, Milan, Italy
    Scoliosis 4:2. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper was to develop and verify the Consensus on management of scoliosis patients treated with braces..
  8. pmc "Rehabilitation schools for scoliosis" thematic series: describing the methods and results
    Manuel D Rigo
    Institute E, Salvá, Via Augusta 185, 08021, Barcelona, Spain
    Scoliosis 5:27. 2010
    ..This is what the SCOLIOSIS Journal is going to do through the "Rehabilitation Schools for Scoliosis" Thematic Series, where technical papers coming from the different schools will be published...
  9. pmc Advantages of the Ilizarov external fixation in the management of intra-articular fractures of the distal tibia
    Elias S Vasiliadis
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:35. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  10. pmc Trunk asymmetry in juveniles
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 3:13. 2008
    ..The present cross sectional study reports TA in normal juveniles and provides data which describe the evolution of TA from early childhood to adolescence...
  11. doi What a school screening program could contribute in clinical research of idiopathic scoliosis aetiology
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magula, Greece
    Disabil Rehabil 30:752-62. 2008
    ..It is also through these SSS programs that almost all of our current knowledge on the natural history and curve progression of IS has been made known. The present study summarizes the contribution of SSS in research of IS aetiology...
  12. pmc Congenital scoliosis in monozygotic twins: case report and review of possible factors contributing to its development
    Angelos Kaspiris
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Thriasio General Hospital NHS, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 3:17. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to report a case in monozygotic twins and review the literature relating to the description of similar cases as well as the pathophysiological mechanism involved in its development...
  13. ncbi Aetiology of Idiopathic Scoliosis. What have we learned from school screening?
    T B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600, Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 140:240-4. 2008
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  14. pmc Giant lipoma of the thenar-case study and contemporary approach to its aetiopathogenicity
    T B Grivas
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Thriasio General Hospital NHS, G Gennimata Avenue, Magoula, 19600, Attica, Greece
    Hand (N Y) 4:173-6. 2009
    ..Our paper presents a case of giant lipoma of the thenar, with a review of the relevant literature, focusing on the disease's molecular genetics, which is a very important field of research today...
  15. pmc Relatively lower body mass index is associated with an excess of severe truncal asymmetry in healthy adolescents: Do white adipose tissue, leptin, hypothalamus and sympathetic nervous system influence truncal growth asymmetry?
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Scoliosis Clinic, Thriasio General Hospital NHS, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 4:13. 2009
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  16. doi The classical and a modified Boston brace: description and results
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Scoliosis Clinic, Tzanio General Hospital NHS, Tzani and Afendouli str, 18536, Piraeus, Greece
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:47-53. 2011
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  17. pmc Brace technology thematic series: the dynamic derotation brace
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Tzanio General Hospital NHS, Tzani and Afendouli str, 18536, Piraeus, Greece
    Scoliosis 5:20. 2010
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  18. pmc Terminology - glossary including acronyms and quotations in use for the conservative spinal deformities treatment: 8th SOSORT consensus paper
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic and Trauma Department, Tzanio General Hospital of Piraeus, Zanni and Afendouli 1, Piraeus, Greece
    Scoliosis 5:23. 2010
    ..This report is the SOSORT Consensus Paper on Terminology for use in the treatment of conservative spinal deformities. Figures are provided and relevant literature is cited where appropriate...
  19. pmc Forefoot plantar multilobular noninfiltrating angiolipoma: a case report and review of the literature
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic and Pathology department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 6:11. 2008
    ..Soft tissue tumors of the feet are uncommon and there have been very few reports of large series in the literature. These tumors continue to present the clinician with one of the most difficult problems in medicine...
  20. pmc Neck fracture of a cementless forged titanium alloy femoral stem following total hip arthroplasty: a case report and review of the literature
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Avenue, Magula, 19600, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 1:174. 2007
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  21. pmc SOSORT consensus paper: school screening for scoliosis. Where are we today?
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 2:17. 2007
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  22. ncbi European braces widely used for conservative scoliosis treatment
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Scoliosis Clinic, Tzanio General Hospital of Piraeus NHS, Tzani and Afendouli str, 18536, Piraeus, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 158:157-66. 2010
    ..The peer review publications on these studies mandate the use of the SOSORT and SRS inclusion and assessment criteria for conservative scoliosis treatment...
  23. pmc The effect of growth on the correlation between the spinal and rib cage deformity: implications on idiopathic scoliosis pathogenesis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G, Gennimata Av, 19600, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Scoliosis 2:11. 2007
    ..Based on this observation, we hypothesized that in scoliotics the correlation between the rib cage deformity and this of the spine is weak in younger children and vice versa...
  24. ncbi Back trunk morphology in 3301 children aged 3-9 years old
    T B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600, Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 140:29-32. 2008
    ..This report provides, for the first time information about the variability of back morphology in "normal" juveniles which is worth knowing when a child is examined for juvenile scoliosis...
  25. ncbi Suggestions for improvement of school screening for idiopathic scoliosis
    T B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600, Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 140:245-8. 2008
    ..The introduction of these recommendations to all the existing school screening programs is strongly suggested, to reduce the negative impact they may have on families and on the health system and to improve their effectiveness...
  26. ncbi School screening in the heavily industrialized area--Is there any role of industrial environmental factors in idiopathic scoliosis prevalence?
    T B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 91:76-80. 2002
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  27. ncbi The role of the intervertebral disc in correction of scoliotic curves. A theoretical model of idiopathic scoliosis pathogenesis
    T B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600, Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 140:33-6. 2008
    ..Through the proposed model, treatment of progressive IS with braces, exercises and fusionless surgery by anterior stapling could be effective...
  28. ncbi The incidence of idiopathic scoliosis in Greece--analyais of domestic school screening programs
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 91:71-5. 2002
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  29. ncbi Scoliosis and cavus foot. Is there a relationship? Study in referrals, with and without scoliosis, from school screening
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 88:10-4. 2002
    ..This has been ascribed to possible lesions related to muscular imbalance influenced by the central nervous system. The aim of this study is the assessment of this correlation...
  30. ncbi Trunk asymmetry and handedness in 8245 school children
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimato Avenue, Magula, 19600, Greece
    Pediatr Rehabil 9:259-66. 2006
    ..These findings are implicating the possible aetiopathogenic role of cerebral cortex function in the determination of the thoracic surface morphology of the trunk...
  31. ncbi Lateral spinal profile in school-screening referrals with and without late onset idiopathic scoliosis 10 degrees-20 degrees
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 91:25-31. 2002
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  32. ncbi The influence of brace on quality of life of adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis
    Elias Vasiliadis
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 123:352-6. 2006
    ..Cobb angle and ATI significantly influenced school activity and social functioning respectively, but not general health perception, physical functioning, emotional functioning, vitality, bodily pain and self-esteem and aesthetics...
  33. ncbi School screening as a research tool in epidemiology, natural history and aetiology of idiopathic scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 135:84-93. 2008
    ..The present study provides evidence to support that school screening programs should be continued not only for early detection of IS but also as a basis for epidemiological surveys until we learn much more about the aetiology of IS...
  34. ncbi Quality of life after conservative treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Elias Vasiliadis
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 135:409-13. 2008
    ..Because of limitations in study design, this finding does not necessarily implicate the conservative treatment itself, but highlights the importance of HRQoL measurement in assessing how AIS patients perceive the impact of their disease...
  35. ncbi Cosmetic outcome after conservative treatment of idiopathic scoliosis with a dynamic derotation brace
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 135:387-92. 2008
    ..In conclusion, DDB improves the cosmetic appearance of the back of IS children with all but right thoracic curves...
  36. ncbi The effect of a modified Boston brace with anti-rotatory blades on the progression of curves in idiopathic scoliosis: aetiologic implications
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magula, Greece
    Pediatr Rehabil 6:237-42. 2003
    ..The effect of a modified Boston brace with anti-rotatory blades on idiopathic scoliotic curves, mainly right thoracic with a compensatory left lumbar, was studied...
  37. ncbi How to improve the effectiveness of school screening for idiopathic scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 135:115-21. 2008
    ..We strongly suggest the introduction of these recommendations to all the existing school screening programs in order to improve their effectiveness and to reduce the negative impact they may have on families and on the health system...
  38. ncbi Comparison of body weight and height between normal and scoliotic children
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 91:47-53. 2002
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  39. ncbi Intervertebral disc biomechanics in the pathogenesis of idiopathic scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 123:80-3. 2006
    ..The deformation of the apical intervertebral disc seems to be an important contributory factor in the progression of a scoliotic curve...
  40. ncbi Biomechanical and clinical perspectives on nighttime bracing for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Surgery Dept, Thriassio General Hospital, Magoula, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 135:274-90. 2008
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  41. doi Nonspecific low back pain during childhood: a retrospective epidemiological study of risk factors
    Angelos Kaspiris
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Thriasio General Hospital NHS, Attica, Greece
    J Clin Rheumatol 16:55-60. 2010
    ..Although many factors have been implicated in its development, results are often contradictory...
  42. doi Night-time braces for treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Surgery Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magoula, Attica
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 3:120-9. 2008
    ..This review article aims at providing an update on the basic science and clinical information underlying the use of nocturnal braces for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis...
  43. ncbi Menarche in scoliotic and nonscoliotic Mediterranean girls. Is there any relation between menarche and laterality of scoliotic curves?
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 88:30-6. 2002
    ..There is a controversy in the current literature concerning the age at menarche between scoliotic and nonscoliotic girls. The aim of this study is to elucidate this issue in the Mediterranean school aged girls...
  44. ncbi The Double Rib Contour Sign (DRCS) in lateral spinal radiographs: aetiologic implications for scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 88:38-43. 2002
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  45. ncbi Surgery is performed for cosmetic reasons
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 88:116-22. 2002
  46. ncbi Study of the rib cage deformity in children with 10 degrees-20 degrees of Cobb angle late onset idiopathic scoliosis, using rib-vertebra angles--aetiologic implications
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital G Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 91:20-4. 2002
    ..The aim of the study is to compare the rib-vertebra angles (RVAs) between children with 10 degrees - 20 degrees of Cobb angle late onset idiopathic scoliosis (LOIS) and non-scoliotic children...
  47. ncbi Geographic latitude and prevalence of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 123:84-9. 2006
    ..This differing significant association implicates the possible role of environmental factors in the pathogenesis of AIS that may act in a different way between boys and girls...
  48. ncbi Quality of life after surgical decompression of lumbar spinal stenosis with and without instrumentation
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 123:456-60. 2006
    ..Decompression and instrumentation presents superior results in patients' quality of life when compared to patients that single decompression was performed...
  49. ncbi Prevalence of scoliosis in women with visual deficiency
    Theodoros B Grivas
    Orthopaedic Department, Thriasio General Hospital, Attica, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 123:52-6. 2006
    ..Whether visual impairment influences the prevalence of scoliosis in humans or not remains controversial. The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of scoliosis in blind women in a Mediterranean region...
  50. ncbi The evolution of foot morphology in children between 6 and 17 years of age: a cross-sectional study based on footprints in a Mediterranean population
    Panagiotis Stavlas
    Orthopaedic Fellow, Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    J Foot Ankle Surg 44:424-8. 2005
    ..Even though critical changes of the foot are believed to occur during pre-school development, this study shows that considerable changes also take place during school age and until late adolescence...
  51. ncbi Indications for conservative management of scoliosis (SOSORT guidelines)
    Hans Rudolf Weiss
    Asklepios Katharina Schroth Spinal Deformities Rehabilitation Centre, Bad Sobernheim, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 135:164-70. 2008
    ..This chapter is a republication from the original paper published in "Scoliosis" BioMed journal and it is included in this book due to its high importance...