Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Innovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural Disorders

Edited by Josette Bettany-Saltikov

University of Teesside, United Kingdom

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Innovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural Disorders presents a compendium of innovative work in the management of spinal deformities and postural disorders. The chapters were carefully selected with clinicians, researchers, patients and parents in mind. All of these stakeholders are important links in the management of spinal deformities and disorders. It is our hope that all will remain open to new ideas in the field and will be able to evaluate the material carefully and in ways that are objective and evidence based. We hope that the different chapters in the book will stimulate readers to be original and innovative in their own centers in order to help our patients in the best way possible. This book contains new information on the 3D measurement of, as well as new approaches to, the 3D conservative, including exercises and braces, and surgical treatments for patients with spinal deformities and postural disorders.

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Innovations in Spinal Deformities and Postural DisordersEdited by Josette Bettany-Saltikov

Published: September 27th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65546

ISBN: 978-953-51-3542-5

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3541-8

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1. Limits of Normality and Symmetry in Standing Back Shape and Posture: 3D Mapping and Analysis of Young Adults

By Josette Bettany‐Saltikov, Gokulakannan Kandasamy, Dariusz Czaprowski and Lukasz Stolinski

255

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2. A 3D Spine and Full Skeleton Model for Opto-Electronic Stereo- Photogrammetric Multi-Sensor Biomechanical Analysis in Posture and Gait

By Moreno D’Amico, Edyta Kinel, Gabriele D’Amico and Piero Roncoletta

505

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3. Computational Simulation as an Innovative Approach in Personalized Medicine

By Bauer Sabine and Paulus Dietrich

187

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4. CASP Methodology for Virtual Prototyping of Garments for People with Postural Disorders and Spinal Deformities

By Andrej Cupar, Zoran Stjepanovič, Simona Jevšnik, Rija Erveš and Andreja Rudolf

185

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5. A Pilot Study on the Effect of Outpatient Schroth Exercises on Thoracolumbar and Lumbar Curves in Adult Scoliosis Patients

By Shu-Yan Ng, Wing-Yan Chan, Tsz-Ki Ho and Yin-Ling Ng

289

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6. Sagittal Alignment in Spinal Deformity: Implications for the Non-Operative Care Practitioner

By Prachi Bakarania, Hagit Berdishevsky, Kelly Grimes and John Tunney

298

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7. Postural Restoration: A Tri-Planar Asymmetrical Framework for Understanding, Assessing, and Treating Scoliosis and Other Spinal Dysfunctions

By Susan Henning, Lisa C. Mangino and Jean Massé

1074

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8. The Principles and Biomechanics of the Rigo Chêneau Type Brace

By Grant I. Wood and Manuel Rigo

415

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9. Fusionless Correction of Moderate Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis with a New Minimally Invasive Dynamic Implant (ApiFix®) and Postoperative Schroth Scoliosis Specific Exercises-Case Series

By Yizhar Floman and Michael A. Millgram

282

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10. The Quantified Indices for Compensatory Patterns for Low Back Pain and Outcome Measures

By Paul S. Sung and Pamela Danial

217

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