Daniel J Sucato

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Role of femoral head surgery in skeletally mature Perthes disease
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:S70-5. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 enhances anterior spinal fusion in a thoracoscopically instrumented animal model
    Daniel J Sucato
    Seay Center for Musculoskeletal Research, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:752-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Spine deformity in spinal muscular atrophy
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:148-54. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Gait, hip strength and functional outcomes after a Ganz periacetabular osteotomy for adolescent hip dysplasia
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:344-50. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Postoperative ketorolac does not predispose to pseudoarthrosis following posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    TX Scottish Rite Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1119-24. 2008
  6. doi request reprint What's new in pediatric orthopaedics
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1401-11. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis case panel discussions
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:S119-28. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Restoration of thoracic kyphosis after operative treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a multicenter comparison of three surgical approaches
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2630-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Prone thoracoscopic release does not adversely affect pulmonary function when added to a posterior spinal fusion for severe spine deformity
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:771-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Management of severe spinal deformity: scoliosis and kyphosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:2186-92. 2010

Detail Information

Publications59

  1. doi request reprint Role of femoral head surgery in skeletally mature Perthes disease
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:S70-5. 2013
    ..This review will focus on these surgical treatments specific to the femoral head in skeletally mature LCPD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 enhances anterior spinal fusion in a thoracoscopically instrumented animal model
    Daniel J Sucato
    Seay Center for Musculoskeletal Research, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:752-62. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare autologous iliac crest and rib graft with recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) in thoracoscopically assisted anterior spinal arthrodesis and instrumentation in an animal model...
  3. ncbi request reprint Spine deformity in spinal muscular atrophy
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:148-54. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Gait, hip strength and functional outcomes after a Ganz periacetabular osteotomy for adolescent hip dysplasia
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:344-50. 2010
    ..Its effectiveness in improving patients in the short term has not been fully established and no studies, to our knowledge, have analyzed gait and functional outcome in patients with adolescent hip dysplasia...
  5. doi request reprint Postoperative ketorolac does not predispose to pseudoarthrosis following posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    TX Scottish Rite Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1119-24. 2008
    ..A retrospective review comparing patients who had postoperative ketorolac and those who did not following posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation (PSFI) for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  6. doi request reprint What's new in pediatric orthopaedics
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1401-11. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis case panel discussions
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:S119-28. 2011
    ..A variety of options are available when deciding on the operative treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). These include preoperative decisions, intraoperative techniques and postoperative management...
  8. doi request reprint Restoration of thoracic kyphosis after operative treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a multicenter comparison of three surgical approaches
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2630-6. 2008
    ..OBJECTIVE.: To evaluate 3 surgical approaches to determine the modality that has the greatest influence on improving thoracic kyphosis...
  9. doi request reprint Prone thoracoscopic release does not adversely affect pulmonary function when added to a posterior spinal fusion for severe spine deformity
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:771-8. 2009
    ..Prospective clinical study...
  10. doi request reprint Management of severe spinal deformity: scoliosis and kyphosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:2186-92. 2010
    ..Review of the literature and author';s experience with the treatment of severe spinal deformity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Complications associated with the Bernese periacetabular osteotomy for hip dysplasia in adolescents
    Dinesh Thawrani
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1707-14. 2010
    ..However, it is a challenging surgical procedure, and we know of no study that has specifically analyzed the complications and associated factors seen with this procedure in adolescent patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of late dysplasia with Ganz osteotomy
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 37:161-71, vi. 2006
    ..The early and mid follow-up radiographic and clinical outcomes are reviewed and complications associated with the procedure are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Accurate preoperative rod length measurement for thoracoscopic anterior instrumentation and fusion for idiopathic scoliosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 18:S96-100. 2005
    ..The study purpose was to develop a method to preoperatively determine accurate rod length...
  14. ncbi request reprint A comparison between the prone and lateral position for performing a thoracoscopic anterior release and fusion for pediatric spinal deformity
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2176-80. 2003
    ..Retrospective review of all patients who had a single stage thoracoscopic anterior release and spine fusion followed by a posterior spinal fusion with posterior instrumentation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Analysis of screw placement relative to the aorta and spinal canal following anterior instrumentation for thoracic idiopathic scoliosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:554-9; discussion 559. 2004
    ..Axial computed tomographic (CT) evaluation of the position of anterior vertebral body screws placed thoracoscopically in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  16. ncbi request reprint The position of the aorta relative to the spine: a comparison of patients with and without idiopathic scoliosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1461-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the anatomical relationship between the aorta and the spine in a comparison of patients with idiopathic right thoracic scoliosis and patients with a normal spine...
  17. ncbi request reprint Operative correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in male patients. A radiographic and functional outcome comparison with female patients
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2005-14. 2004
    ..However, we know of no published studies in which radiographic and functional outcomes following surgery were compared between male and female patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Postoperative analgesia following surgical correction for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a comparison of continuous epidural analgesia and patient-controlled analgesia
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:211-7. 2005
    ..A retrospective comparison of postoperative continuous epidural analgesia and patient-controlled analgesia following surgical treatment for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis...
  19. doi request reprint A prospective multicenter study of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease: functional and radiographic outcomes of nonoperative treatment at a mean follow-up of twenty years
    A Noelle Larson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:584-92. 2012
    ..However, clinical experience suggests that less favorable outcomes are common. We sought to prospectively document pain and function in a cohort of adults who had previously been treated nonoperatively for Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease...
  20. doi request reprint Complications after 147 consecutive vertebral column resections for severe pediatric spinal deformity: a multicenter analysis
    Lawrence G Lenke
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO, 63110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:119-32. 2013
    ..Retrospective multicenter review...
  21. pmc Treatment of adolescents with a periacetabular osteotomy after previous pelvic surgery
    Adriana De La Rocha
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2583-90. 2012
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  22. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human bone morphogenic protein-2-enhanced anterior spine fusion without bone encroachment into the spinal canal: a histomorphometric study in a thoracoscopically instrumented porcine model
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:512-8. 2005
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Use and outcomes of wound drain in spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Mohammad Diab
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:966-73. 2012
    ..A multicenter retrospective analysis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Novel dual-rod screw for thoracoscopic anterior instrumentation: biomechanical evaluation compared with single-rod and double-screw/double-rod anterior constructs
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E183-8. 2009
    ..Biomechanical testing was performed on pig thoracic spines instrumented with 7-segment anterior scoliosis constructs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic discectomy and fusion in an animal model: safe and effective when segmental blood vessels are spared
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:880-6. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic anterior instrumentation and fusion for idiopathic scoliosis
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas at Southwestern Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 11:221-7. 2003
    ..The technique, which is still evolving, is technically demanding, requiring advanced training and special instrumentation and anesthesia techniques...
  27. doi request reprint Male-female differences in Scoliosis Research Society-30 scores in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    David W Roberts
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E53-9. 2011
    ..Longitudinal cohort study...
  28. ncbi request reprint Histomorphometric assessment of thoracoscopically assisted anterior release in a porcine model: safety and completeness of disc discectomy with surgeon learning curve
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:188-92. 2007
    ..A retrospective study using histomorphometric analysis to quantify the percentage of discectomy following thoracoscopic anterior release and fusion in a porcine model...
  29. doi request reprint Correlation of preoperative deformity magnitude and pulmonary function tests in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Charles E Johnston
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1096-102. 2011
    ..Clinical study correlating preoperative pulmonary function tests (PFTs) to radiographic measures of thoracic deformity severity in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Anterior vertebral body screw position placed thoracoscopically: a function of anatomy and surgeon experience in a porcine model
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:815-22. 2004
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Residual thoracic hypokyphosis after posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: risk factors and clinical ramifications
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:200-6. 2012
    ..A retrospective review of clinical and radiographic data from a single-center, prospectively collected scoliosis database...
  32. doi request reprint Vertebral column resection in children with neuromuscular spine deformity
    Paul D Sponseller
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E655-61. 2012
    ..Retrospective analysis...
  33. doi request reprint Unilateral pedicle screw epiphysiodesis of the neurocentral synchondrosis. Production of idiopathic-like scoliosis in an immature animal model
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2460-9. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether asymmetric epiphysiodesis of this synchondrosis creates a scoliotic deformity in a growing-animal model and to correlate curve magnitude with the degree of closure of the synchondrosis...
  34. pmc Neurocentral synchondrosis screws to create and correct experimental deformity: a pilot study
    Hong Zhang
    The Center for Excellence in Spine Research, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn Street, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1383-90. 2011
    ..Unilateral pedicle screw epiphysiodesis of the neurocentral synchondrosis (NCS) can produce asymmetric growth of the synchondrosis to create scoliosis in an immature animal model...
  35. doi request reprint Morphometric analysis of neurocentral synchondrosis using magnetic resonance imaging in the normal skeletally immature spine
    Hong Zhang
    Center for Excellence in Spine Research, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:76-82. 2010
    ..Morphometric analysis of the neurocentral synchondrosis (NCS) using magnetic resonance imaging in the normal infantile and juvenile patients...
  36. pmc Increased acetabular depth may influence physeal stability in slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    David A Podeszwa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2151-5. 2013
    ..Multiple mechanical factors affecting the hip have been associated with the development of slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE). Whether acetabular depth plays a role in the development of a SCFE has not been elucidated...
  37. doi request reprint Ultrasonographic findings in hips with a positive Ortolani sign and their relationship to Pavlik harness failure
    Klane K White
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:113-20. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to describe unique ultrasonographic markers in hips with a positive Ortolani sign that are associated with Pavlik harness failure...
  38. doi request reprint Culture and ethnicity influence outcomes of the Scoliosis Research Society Instrument in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Lee Jae Morse
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1072-6. 2012
    ..Retrospective comparative study...
  39. pmc Limited intraobserver and interobserver reliability for the common measures of hip joint congruency used in dysplasia
    A Noelle Larson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:1414-20. 2012
    ..Several measures of congruency are described in the literature, but it is unclear whether these measures are reliable...
  40. doi request reprint The awl-staple versus guidewire method for placing vertebral screws in thoracoscopic anterior spinal fusion and instrumentation for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Sundeep Agrawal
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:413-7. 2008
    ..A retrospective chart and radiograph review in a consecutive series of patients at a single institution...
  41. doi request reprint Building consensus: development of a Best Practice Guideline (BPG) for surgical site infection (SSI) prevention in high-risk pediatric spine surgery
    Michael G Vitale
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:471-8. 2013
    ..The ultimate goal of this initiative is to decrease the wide variability in SSI prevention strategies in this area, ultimately leading to improved patient outcomes and reduced health care costs...
  42. doi request reprint Right thoracic curves in presumed adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: which clinical and radiographic findings correlate with a preoperative abnormal magnetic resonance image?
    B Stephens Richards
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1855-60. 2010
    ..Prospective case control study...
  43. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in anatomical landmarks for placing anterior instrumentation of the thoracic spine in both normal patients and patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:183-9. 2006
    ..A retrospective analysis of patients who had magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the thoracic spine, comparing those with a normal straight spine and those with a right thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the development of delayed infections following posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients
    Christine Ho
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2272-7. 2007
    ..Retrospective comparison study of patients who had a delayed infection following a posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation (PSFI) for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  45. doi request reprint Detecting a disruption of blood flow to the femoral head after ischemic injury using 4 different techniques: a preliminary study
    Karen Divita Standefer
    Center for Excellence in Hip Disorders, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:75-80. 2012
    ..An experimental investigation was performed to evaluate 4 different sensors/techniques for their ability to detect an acute disruption of blood flow to the immature femoral head...
  46. ncbi request reprint Bilateral pneumothoraces, pneumomediastinum, pneumoperitoneum, pneumoretroperitoneum, and subcutaneous emphysema following intubation with a double-lumen endotracheal tube for thoracoscopic anterior spinal release and fusion in a patient with idiopathic s
    Daniel J Sucato
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 15:133-8. 2002
    ..This report documents a life-threatening complication of air throughout the chest, mediastinum, abdomen, and subcutaneous tissues in a patient with severe scoliosis...
  47. doi request reprint The Shenton line in the diagnosis of acetabular dysplasia in the skeletally mature patient
    Peter C Rhee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:35-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the reliability and accuracy of the Shenton line in the diagnosis of acetabular dysplasia in the skeletally mature patient...
  48. ncbi request reprint Comparison of reliability between the Lenke and King classification systems for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis using radiographs that were not premeasured
    B Stephens Richards
    Orthopedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1148-56; discussion 1156-7. 2003
    ..Multisurgeon comparison of two radiographic scoliosis curve classification systems was performed...
  49. ncbi request reprint What's new in pediatric orthopaedics
    Mininder S Kocher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 30 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1412-21. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Spine problems in young athletes
    Daniel J Sucato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX, USA
    Instr Course Lect 61:499-511. 2012
    ..It is anticipated that nearly all young athletes can return to sports activity after successful treatment. Even if surgical treatment is needed, return to all sports is expected, with the occasional exception of collision sports...
  51. doi request reprint Femoral nerve palsy in Pavlik harness treatment for developmental dysplasia of the hip
    M Lucas Murnaghan
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:493-9. 2011
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint The position of the aorta relative to the spine in patients with left thoracic scoliosis: a comparison with normal patients
    Todd A Milbrandt
    Shriners Hospital for Children and University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40502, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E348-53. 2007
    ..Analysis axial magnetic resonance images (MRIs) identifying the position of the aorta in left thoracic scoliosis and normal patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint Analysis of patient and parent assessment of deformity in idiopathic scoliosis using the Walter Reed Visual Assessment Scale
    James O Sanders
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2158-63. 2003
    ..This study evaluates the Walter Reed Visual Assessment Scale (WRVAS) compared with clinical parameters and written descriptions of the deformity from idiopathic scoliosis patients and their parents...
  54. ncbi request reprint Simulation of an anterior spine instrumentation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis using a flexible multi-body model
    Geneviève Desroches
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Station Centre Ville, PO Box 6079, Montreal, QC, Canada H3C 3A7
    Med Biol Eng Comput 45:759-68. 2007
    ..This study demonstrates the possibility to simulate anterior spine instrumentations...
  55. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic scoliosis surgery affects pulmonary function less than thoracotomy at 2 years postsurgery
    Shyam Kishan
    Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:453-8. 2007
    ..Prospective evaluation of pulmonary function before and 2 years after surgery following anterior scoliosis instrumentation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Correspondence. Intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring during spinal surgery
    Daniel J Sucato
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:61; author reply 61-2. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord monitoring in patients with spinal deformity and neural axis abnormalities: a comparison with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients
    Ron El-Hawary
    Isaac Walton Killam Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E698-706. 2006
    ..A retrospective review of spinal cord monitoring (SCM) results of patients with neural axis abnormalities (NAA) as compared with a control group of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint The Spinal Appearance Questionnaire: results of reliability, validity, and responsiveness testing in patients with idiopathic scoliosis
    James O Sanders
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Erie, PA 16505, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2719-22. 2007
    ..Prospective, sequential enrollment...
  59. ncbi request reprint Non-neurologic complications following surgery for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Leah Y Carreon
    Leatherman Spine Center, 210 East Gray Street, Suite 900, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2427-32. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of non-neurologic complications following surgery for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and to identify preoperative and operative factors that can increase this risk...