April 15, 2009 - Volume 34 - Issue 8
pp: i-i,757-860,E272-E311,A12-A14
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Association of Estrogen Receptor β Gene Polymorphisms With Susceptibility to Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Zhang, Hong-Qi; Lu, Shi-Jin; Tang, Ming-Xing; More

Spine . 34(8):760-764, April 15, 2009.


Selection of the Optimal Distal Fusion Level in Posterior Instrumentation and Fusion for Thoracic Hyperkyphosis: The Sagittal Stable Vertebra Concept

Cho, Kyu-Jung; Lenke, Lawrence G.; Bridwell, Keith H.; More

Spine . 34(8):765-770, April 15, 2009.

Prone Thoracoscopic Release Does Not Adversely Affect Pulmonary Function When Added to a Posterior Spinal Fusion for Severe Spine Deformity

Sucato, Daniel J.; Erken, Yener H.; Davis, Stephen; More

Spine . 34(8):771-778, April 15, 2009.


Complications of Halo Use in Children

Limpaphayom, Noppachart; Skaggs, David L.; McComb, Gordon; More

Spine . 34(8):779-784, April 15, 2009.


Role of Pelvic Incidence, Thoracic Kyphosis, and Patient Factors on Sagittal Plane Correction Following Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy

Rose, Peter S.; Bridwell, Keith H.; Lenke, Lawrence G.; More

Spine . 34(8):785-791, April 15, 2009.

Three-Dimensional Analysis of Thoracic Apical Sagittal Alignment in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Hayashi, Katsuhiro; Upasani, Vidyadhar V.; Pawelek, Jeff B.; More

Spine . 34(8):792-797, April 15, 2009.

Diameter, Length, and Direction of Pedicle Screws for Scoliotic Spine: Analysis by Multiplanar Reconstruction of Computed Tomography

Takeshita, Katsushi; Maruyama, Toru; Chikuda, Hirotaka; More

Spine . 34(8):798-803, April 15, 2009.

Computed Tomography Evaluation of Rotation Correction in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: A Comparison of an All Pedicle Screw Construct Versus a Hook-Rod System

Asghar, Jahangir; Samdani, Amer F.; Pahys, Joshua M.; More

Spine . 34(8):804-807, April 15, 2009.

Does the Fists-on-Clavicles Position Represent a Functional Standing Position?

Aota, Yoichi; Saito, Tomoyuki; Uesugi, Masaaki; More

Spine . 34(8):808-812, April 15, 2009.


The Factors That Play a Role in the Decision-Making Process of Adult Deformity Patients

Pekmezci, Murat; Berven, Sigurd H.; Hu, Serena S.; More

Spine . 34(8):813-817, April 15, 2009.

Validity and Reliability of an Adapted German Version of Scoliosis Research Society-22 Questionnaire

Niemeyer, Thomas; Schubert, Christiane; Halm, Henry F.; More

Spine . 34(8):818-821, April 15, 2009.

The Morbidity of an Anterior Thoracolumbar Approach: Adult Spinal Deformity Patients With Greater Than Five-Year Follow-up

Kim, Youngbae B.; Lenke, Lawrence G.; Kim, Yongjung J.; More

Spine . 34(8):822-826, April 15, 2009.


Differences in Curve Behavior After Fusion in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Patients With Open Triradiate Cartilages

Sponseller, Paul D.; Betz, Randal; Newton, Peter O.; More

Spine . 34(8):827-831, April 15, 2009.


Reoperation After Primary Fusion for Adult Spinal Deformity: Rate, Reason, and Timing

Mok, James M.; Cloyd, Jordan M.; Bradford, David S.; More

Spine . 34(8):832-839, April 15, 2009.

Scoliosis Surgery in Cerebral Palsy: Differences Between Unit Rod and Custom Rods

Sponseller, Paul D.; Shah, Suken A.; Abel, Mark F.; More

Spine . 34(8):840-844, April 15, 2009.


Treatment of Thoracic Scoliosis: Are Monoaxial Thoracic Pedicle Screws the Best Form of Fixation for Correction?

Lonner, Baron S.; Auerbach, Joshua D.; Boachie-Adjei, Oheneba; More

Spine . 34(8):845-851, April 15, 2009.

Pedicle Screw Instrumentation for Adult Idiopathic Scoliosis: An Improvement Over Hook/Hybrid Fixation

Rose, Peter S.; Lenke, Lawrence G.; Bridwell, Keith H.; More

Spine . 34(8):852-857, April 15, 2009.

Muscle-Preserving Interlaminar Decompression for the Lumbar Spine: A Minimally Invasive New Procedure for Lumbar Spinal Canal Stenosis

Hatta, Yoichiro; Shiraishi, Tateru; Sakamoto, Atsuto; More

Spine . 34(8):E276-E280, April 15, 2009.



Prevalence of Concurrent Lumbar and Cervical Arthrosis: An Anatomic Study of Cadaveric Specimens

Master, Daniel L.; Eubanks, Jason D.; Ahn, Nicholas U.

Spine . 34(8):E272-E275, April 15, 2009.


Spinal Mechanical Load as a Risk Factor for Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review of Prospective Cohort Studies

Bakker, Eric W. P.; Verhagen, Arianne P.; van Trijffel, Emiel; More

Spine . 34(8):E281-E293, April 15, 2009.


Spinal Cord Infarction After Operative Stabilisation of the Thoracic Spine in a Patient With Tuberculous Spondylodiscitis and Sickle Cell Trait

Weber, Patrick; Vogel, Tobias; Bitterling, Harro; More

Spine . 34(8):E294-E297, April 15, 2009.

A Pyogenic Discitis at C3–C4 With Associated Ventral Epidural Abscess Involving C1–C4 After Intradiscal Oxygen-Ozone Chemonucleolysis: A Case Report

Bo, Wu; Longyi, Chen; Jian, Tang; More

Spine . 34(8):E298-E304, April 15, 2009.

Acquired Hemophilia A in a Patient With Lumbar Disc Herniation: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Li, Jingfeng; Shen, Hongxing; Hou, Tiesheng; More

Spine . 34(8):E305-E308, April 15, 2009.

Three-Dimensional C-Arm Computed Tomography-Guided Sacroplasty for the Treatment of Sacral Body Fracture

Kang, Sang-Soo; Kim, Hyun-Cheul; Park, Joon-Hee; More

Spine . 34(8):E309-E311, April 15, 2009.