Dual-Rod Instrumentation Via the Anterior Approach for Thoracolumbar and Lumbar Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis : JBJS Essential Surgical Techniques

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Dual-Rod Instrumentation Via the Anterior Approach for Thoracolumbar and Lumbar Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Sudo, Hideki MD, PhD1,a

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JBJS Essential Surgical Techniques: October-December 2022 - Volume 12 - Issue 4 - p e22.00002
doi: 10.2106/JBJS.ST.22.00002
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Abstract

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Published outcomes of this procedure can be found at: J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Apr 17;95(8):e49, Bone Joint J. 2016 Mar;98-B (3):402-9, and Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1996 May 15;21(10):1250-61.

References

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2. Sudo H, Kaneda K, Shono Y, Iwasaki N. Short fusion strategy for thoracolumbar and lumbar adolescent idiopathic scoliosis using anterior dual-rod instrumentation. Bone Joint J. 2016 Mar;98-B(3):402-9.
3. Sudo H, Kaneda K, Shono Y, Iwasaki N. Selection of the upper vertebra to be instrumented in the treatment of thoracolumbar and lumbar adolescent idiopathic scoliosis by anterior correction and fusion surgery using dual-rod instrumentation: a minimum 12-year follow-up study. Spine J. 2016 Mar;16(3):281-7.
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