Research in Scheuermann’s Kyphosis

Complications in Operative Scheuermann Kyphosis: Do the Pitfalls Differ From Operative Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis?

Lonner, Baron S. MD*; Toombs, Courtney S. BA†; Guss, Michael MD†; Braaksma, Brian MD†; Shah, Suken A. MD‡; Samdani, Amer MD§; Shufflebarger, Harry MD¶; Sponseller, Paul MD∥; Newton, Peter O. MD** Study Design. A prospective multicenter database of operative patients with Scheuermann kyphosis (SK) with minimum 1-year follow-up was studied…...

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Effect of Spinal Deformity on Adolescent Quality of Life: Comparison of Operative Scheuermann Kyphosis, Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, and Normal Controls

Lonner, Baron MD*; Yoo, Andrew BA*; Terran, Jamie S. BS*; Sponseller, Paul MD†; Samdani, Amer MD‡; Betz, Randy MD‡; Shuffelbarger, Harry MD§; Shah, Suken A. MD¶; Newton, Peter MD‖ Study Design. A prospective multicenter study and retrospective chart review. Objective. To compare health-related quality of life (HRQOL) measures and sagittal…...

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Do Discs “Open” Anteriorly With Posterior-Only Correction of Scheuermann’s Kyphosis?

Tsutsui, Shunji MD*; Pawelek, Jeff B. BS*; Bastrom, Tracey P. MA*; Shah, Suken A. MD†; Newton, Peter O. MD*,‡ Study Design. Retrospective radiographic analysis. Objective. To investigate where and to what degree the correction of Scheuermann’s kyphosis occurred in two different procedures: posterior instrumentation/fusion with an anterior release and posterior-only…...

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Operative Management of Scheuermann’s Kyphosis in 78 Patients: Radiographic Outcomes, Complications, and Technique

Lonner, Baron S. MD*; Newton, Peter MD†; Betz, Randy MD‡; Scharf, Carrie BA§; O’Brien, Michael MD§; Sponseller, Paul MD∥; Lenke, Lawrence MD¶; Crawford, Alvin MD‡‡; Lowe, Tom MD**; Letko, Lynn MD††; Harms, Jurgen MD††; Shufflebarger, Harry MD§ Study Design. A retrospective multicenter review of 78 patients with Scheuermann’s kyphosis treated…...

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