Vedat Deviren

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of rod contouring on spinal construct fatigue strength
    Colleen Lindsey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1680-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Anterior instrumented arthrodesis for adult idiopathic scoliosis
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:273-80. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Anterior arthrodesis with instrumentation for thoracolumbar scoliosis: comparison of efficacy in adults and adolescents
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1219-23. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Minimal invasive anterolateral transthoracic transpleural approach: a novel technique for thoracic disc herniation. A review of the literature, description of a new surgical technique and experience with first 12 consecutive patients
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94193, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:E40-8. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of flexibility and pain patterns in thoracolumbar and lumbar idiopathic scoliosis
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:2346-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:662-9; discussion 669. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of osteotomy type and rod diameter for treatment of cervicothoracic kyphosis
    Justin K Scheer
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E519-23. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of revision strategies for rod fracture in pedicle subtraction osteotomy
    Justin K Scheer
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:164-72; discussion 172. 2011
  9. doi request reprint A standardized nomenclature for cervical spine soft-tissue release and osteotomy for deformity correction: clinical article
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:269-78. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Surgical site infection in spinal surgery: description of surgical and patient-based risk factors for postoperative infection using administrative claims data
    Amir Abdul-Jabbar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1340-5. 2012

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Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of rod contouring on spinal construct fatigue strength
    Colleen Lindsey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1680-7. 2006
    ..In vitro fatigue loading using a corpectomy model outfitted with posterior pedicle screw instrumentation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anterior instrumented arthrodesis for adult idiopathic scoliosis
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:273-80. 2007
    ..Good results can be obtained in well-selected patients with a rigid instrumentation system and anterior structural grafts...
  3. doi request reprint Anterior arthrodesis with instrumentation for thoracolumbar scoliosis: comparison of efficacy in adults and adolescents
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1219-23. 2008
    ..A retrospective review was performed of adult and adolescent patients who underwent anterior spinal fusion for thoracolumbar idiopathic scoliosis; radiographic and clinical outcomes were compared...
  4. doi request reprint Minimal invasive anterolateral transthoracic transpleural approach: a novel technique for thoracic disc herniation. A review of the literature, description of a new surgical technique and experience with first 12 consecutive patients
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94193, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:E40-8. 2011
    ..A retrospective review of a case series...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of flexibility and pain patterns in thoracolumbar and lumbar idiopathic scoliosis
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:2346-9. 2002
    ..A retrospective evaluation of radiographs in patients with idiopathic scoliosis was undertaken to assess predictors of flexibility...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of standing regional cervical sagittal alignment on outcomes in posterior cervical fusion surgery
    Jessica A Tang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:662-9; discussion 669. 2012
    ..Positive spinal regional and global sagittal malalignment has been repeatedly shown to correlate with pain and disability in thoracolumbar fusion...
  7. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of osteotomy type and rod diameter for treatment of cervicothoracic kyphosis
    Justin K Scheer
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E519-23. 2011
    ..Biomechanical laboratory research...
  8. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of revision strategies for rod fracture in pedicle subtraction osteotomy
    Justin K Scheer
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:164-72; discussion 172. 2011
    ..Pseudoarthrosis after pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) can require revision surgery due to posterior rod failure, and the stiffness of these revision constructs has not been quantified...
  9. doi request reprint A standardized nomenclature for cervical spine soft-tissue release and osteotomy for deformity correction: clinical article
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:269-78. 2013
    ..This complicates the ability to compare outcomes across procedures and studies. The authors' objective was to establish a universal nomenclature for cervical spine osteotomies to provide a common language among spine surgeons...
  10. doi request reprint Surgical site infection in spinal surgery: description of surgical and patient-based risk factors for postoperative infection using administrative claims data
    Amir Abdul-Jabbar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1340-5. 2012
    ..Retrospective analysis...
  11. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of cervicothoracic junction osteotomy in cadaveric model of ankylosing spondylitis: effect of rod material and diameter
    Justin K Scheer
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:330-5. 2011
    ..This study characterizes the structural stability of various posterior fixation techniques across the cervicothoracic junction in spines with AS, specifically considering the effects of posterior rod diameter and material type...
  12. doi request reprint Surgical site infections in spine surgery: identification of microbiologic and surgical characteristics in 239 cases
    Amir Abdul-Jabbar
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA and Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E1425-31. 2013
    ..Retrospective analysis...
  13. doi request reprint Cervical spine alignment, sagittal deformity, and clinical implications: a review
    Justin K Scheer
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:141-59. 2013
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Can a novel rectangular footplate provide higher resistance to subsidence than circular footplates? An ex vivo biomechanical study
    Murat Pekmezci
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma Institute, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1177-81. 2012
    ..Ex vivo biomechanical evaluation using cadaveric vertebral bodies...
  15. doi request reprint Extravasation of rhBMP-2 with use of postoperative drains after posterolateral spinal fusion
    James M Mok
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1668-74. 2008
    ..Prospective measurement of rhBMP-2 from drains in a cohort of patients undergoing posterolateral spinal fusion...
  16. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of Goel technique for C1-2 fusion
    Jon Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:639-46. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to quantify changes in multiaxial rigidity of the combined Goel-Harms technique with the addition of C1-2 intraarticular spacers...
  17. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of deep wound infection after instrumented posterior spinal fusion: a matched cohort analysis
    James M Mok
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:578-83. 2009
    ..Retrospective case control study...
  18. doi request reprint Reoperation after primary fusion for adult spinal deformity: rate, reason, and timing
    James M Mok
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:832-9. 2009
    ..Retrospective cohort study of consecutive patients undergoing primary fusion with segmental fixation for adult spinal deformity...
  19. doi request reprint Hospital Readmission After Spine Fusion for AdultSpinal Deformity
    William W Schairer
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1681-9. 2013
    ..Retrospective cohort study...
  20. doi request reprint Assessment and treatment of cervical deformity
    Justin K Scheer
    University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:249-74. 2013
    ..Surgical treatment may be indicated in patients with severe mechanical neck pain, neurologic compromise, and progressive deformity causing significant disability, such as dysphagia or loss of horizontal gaze...
  21. doi request reprint Pitfalls of calculating hospital readmission rates based on nonvalidated administrative data sets: : presented at the 2012 Joint Spine Section Meeting: clinical article
    Beejal Y Amin
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:134-8. 2013
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Impact of spinopelvic alignment on decision making in deformity surgery in adults: A review
    Christopher P Ames
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 16:547-64. 2012
    ..In this review the authors describe the proper analysis of spinopelvic alignment for surgical planning. Online videos supplement the text to better illustrate the key concepts...
  23. ncbi request reprint Management of fixed sagittal plane deformity: outcome of combined anterior and posterior surgery
    Sigurd H Berven
    University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1710-5; discussion 1716. 2003
    ..Retrospective study of consecutive patient series...
  24. ncbi request reprint Outcome and complications of long fusions to the sacrum in adult spine deformity: luque-galveston, combined iliac and sacral screws, and sacral fixation
    Arash Emami
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:776-86. 2002
    ..A retrospective study of adults with long fusion to the sacrum using three different fixations was performed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Operative management of degenerative scoliosis: an evidence-based approach to surgical strategies based on clinical and radiographic outcomes
    Sigurd H Berven
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:261-72. 2007
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of thoracic disc disease via minimally invasive lateral transthoracic trans/retropleural approach: analysis of 33 patients
    Osman Arikan Nacar
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Neurosurg Rev 36:455-65. 2013
    ..Minimally invasive lateral transthoracic trans/retropleural approach is a safe and efficacious technique for achieving adequate decompression in thoracic disc herniations in a less invasive manner than conventional approaches...
  27. doi request reprint The role of minimally invasive techniques in the treatment of adult spinal deformity
    Praveen V Mummaneni
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0332, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:231-48. 2013
    ..MIS treatment of MiSLAT level I to IV deformities is recommended, whereas level V and VI deformities require more traditional open approaches for adequate deformity correction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous plasma decompression alters cytokine expression in injured porcine intervertebral discs
    Conor W O'Neill
    Department of Radiology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine J 4:88-98. 2004
    ..Clinical data suggest discectomy may also help patients with contained discs and no clear neural compromise. However, the mechanisms of clinical efficacy are uncertain, and consequently bases for treatment optimization are limited...
  29. doi request reprint Technique of cervicothoracic junction pedicle subtraction osteotomy for cervical sagittal imbalance: report of 11 cases
    Vedat Deviren
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 15:174-81. 2011
    ..This study details the cervicothoracic PSO technique in 11 cases and correlates clinical kyphosis (chin-brow to vertical angle [CBVA]) with radiographic measurements...
  30. ncbi request reprint Studies in the modified Scoliosis Research Society Outcomes Instrument in adults: validation, reliability, and discriminatory capacity
    Sigurd Berven
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2164-9; discussion 2169. 2003
    ..Observational study of patients with scoliosis and matched controls...
  31. doi request reprint Relative strength of thoracic vertebrae in axial compression versus flexion
    Jenni M Buckley
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, UCSF SFGH Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Spine J 9:478-85. 2009
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Pedicle screw fixation of the thoracic spine: an in vitro biomechanical study on different configurations
    Vedat Deviren
    Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, California, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2530-7. 2005
    ..An in vitro biomechanical study of different pedicle screw configuration usage on the thoracic spine using a cadaveric model...
  33. doi request reprint En bloc resection of primary tumors of the cervical spine: report of two cases and systematic review of the literature
    Jordan M Cloyd
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M779, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine J 9:928-35. 2009
    ..Survival data and rates of recurrence after en bloc resection for cervical spinal tumors are limited to single case reports and small case series, making the true risk of recurrence after this procedure unknown...
  34. ncbi request reprint The effect on anterior column loading due to different vertebral augmentation techniques
    Dheera Ananthakrishnan
    Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 1001 Potrero Ave, 3A36, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 20:25-31. 2005
    ..The two most popular operative treatments of compression wedge fractures are vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty, however, which method leads to restoration of normal spinal loading is unknown...
  35. doi request reprint Use of C-reactive protein after spinal surgery: comparison with erythrocyte sedimentation rate as predictor of early postoperative infectious complications
    James M Mok
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:415-21. 2008
    ..This is a prospective observational study of erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) in a cohort of patients undergoing spinal surgery...
  36. doi request reprint The factors that play a role in the decision-making process of adult deformity patients
    Murat Pekmezci
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:813-7. 2009
    ..Retrospective matched cohort...
  37. doi request reprint Comparison of observer variation in conventional and three digital radiographic methods used in the evaluation of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    James M Mok
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:681-6. 2008
    ..This study is a reliability analysis of coronal Cobb angle measurements in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis obtained by multiple observers...
  38. ncbi request reprint Does instrumented anterior scoliosis surgery lead to kyphosis, pseudarthrosis, or inadequate correction in adults?
    Jason A Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:529-34. 2002
    ..Retrospective review of cases in which a single solid rod was used for the anterior correction of thoracolumbar and lumbar idiopathic scoliosis in adults...
  39. doi request reprint Posterior transpedicular corpectomy and reconstruction of the axial vertebra for metastatic tumor
    Christopher P Ames
    UCSF Spine Center and Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 10:111-6. 2009
    ..The authors report 3 cases in which a similar posterior transpedicular technique, adapted for the cervical spine, was used for intralesional resection of metastatic tumors of the axis...
  40. doi request reprint Optimal reconstruction technique after C-2 corpectomy and spondylectomy: a biomechanical analysis
    Justin K Scheer
    Biomechanical Testing Facility, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, San Francisco General Hospital, San Fransisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:517-24. 2010
    ..Authors of this biomechanical study are the first to evaluate a comprehensive set of reconstruction methods after C-2 resection to determine the optimal configuration depending on the degree of excision required...
  41. doi request reprint Successful treatment of a very rare angiosarcoma involving the lumbar spine via en-bloc resection and radiotherapy: case report
    Osman Arikan Nacar
    University of California San Francisco UCSF, Department of Neurological Surgery, San Francisco, California, USA
    Turk Neurosurg 24:140-5. 2014
    ..En bloc resection of spinal angiosarcomas can significantly improve survival and the surgical treatment should aim for this whenever possible. ..
  42. pmc Use of lateral access in the treatment of the revision spine patient
    Samuel S Bederman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 101 City Drive, Pavillion 3, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:308209. 2012
    ..Long-term studies are needed to demonstrate the safety and efficacy of the lateral approach compared to the anterior and posterior approaches in the treatment of revision spine patients...
  43. doi request reprint Predictive factors for proximal junctional kyphosis in long fusions to the sacrum in adult spinal deformity
    Keishi Maruo
    University of California, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan Department of Neurosurgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Department of Orthopedics Unit III, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Saiseikai Central Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E1469-76. 2013
    ..A retrospective study...
  44. doi request reprint The SRS-Schwab adult spinal deformity classification: assessment and clinical correlations based on a prospective operative and nonoperative cohort
    Jamie Terran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado
    Neurosurgery 73:559-68. 2013
    ..Classification reliability has been reported; however, correlation with treatment has not been assessed...
  45. doi request reprint Reconstruction of C-1 lateral mass with titanium mesh cage after resection of an aneurysmal bone cyst of the atlas
    Vincent Y Wang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 10:117-21. 2009
    ..The authors present a case of an ABC at C-1 in a child who underwent resection of the lesion and reconstruction of the lateral mass with a titanium mesh cage...
  46. doi request reprint Identification of decision criteria for revision surgery among patients with proximal junctional failure after surgical treatment of spinal deformity
    Robert Hart
    Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, TX and Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Rocky Mountain Scoliosis and Spine, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA and Denver, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E1223-7. 2013
    ..Multicenter, retrospective, consecutive case series...
  47. pmc Biomechanics of cervical laminoplasty: kinetic studies comparing different surgical techniques, temporal effects and the degree of level involvement
    Christian M Puttlitz
    Orthopaedic Bioengineering Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
    Eur Spine J 13:213-21. 2004
    ..Therefore, early physical therapy should be considered to preserve a more physiologic pattern of cervical range of motion...
  48. ncbi request reprint Low-grade spondylolisthesis
    Lionel N Metz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:237-48. 2007
    ..Whereas assessment of postoperative radiographic results lends insight to surgical technique, the true barometer of treatment success is improvement in patient quality of life...
  49. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical analysis of C2 corpectomy constructs
    Christian M Puttlitz
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University, 1374 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1374, USA
    Spine J 7:210-5. 2007
    ..Supplemental posterior instrumentation includes C0-C3 or C1-C3 fixation. Biomechanical comparisons of this C2 prosthesis with traditional fixation options have not been reported...
  50. ncbi request reprint The validity of Lenke criteria for defining structural proximal thoracic curves in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Akin Cil
    Department of Orthopedics, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2550-5. 2005
    ..Retrospective series...
  51. ncbi request reprint Does transverse apex coincide with coronal apex levels (regional or global) in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?
    Emre Acaroglu
    Hacettepe University Departments of Orthopaedics and Traumatology and Radiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Stud Health Technol Inform 88:136-9. 2002