Scoliosis

Reducing Opioid Consumption After Scoliosis Surgery in Adolescents

Reducing Opioid Consumption After Scoliosis Surgery in Adolescents

Intravenous acetaminophen with or without ketorolac is associated with reduced opioid consumption and cost of care after scoliosis surgery in adolescents.

USPSTF Updates Recommendations on Screening for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

USPSTF Updates Recommendations on Screening for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

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The US Preventive Services Task Force has updated its recommendations on screening for idiopathic scoliosis in asymptomatic adolescents.

Milwaukee Brace for Adolescent Scoliosis Associated With Long-Term Back Pain

Milwaukee Brace for Adolescent Scoliosis Associated With Long-Term Back Pain

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Women who were treated as adolescents with a restrictive Milwaukee brace during adolescence may be at higher risk for experiencing low back pain and neck-related disabilities in adulthood.

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