Spine Surgery pp 153-157 | Cite as

Idiopathic Scoliosis: Operative Treatment

  • Ulf LiljenqvistEmail author


This case will detail the aspects of posterior correction and selective fusion in an adolescent idiopathic thoracic scoliosis. It will highlight the rules of fusion lengths and the limits of selective fusion. The techniques of three-dimensional posterior correction are described.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department for Spine SurgerySt. Franziskus HospitalMünsterGermany

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