Transverse-plane pelvic asymmetry in patients with cerebral palsy and scoliosis.

TitleTransverse-plane pelvic asymmetry in patients with cerebral palsy and scoliosis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsKo PS, Jameson PG, Chang T-L, Sponseller PD
JournalJournal of pediatric orthopedics
Volume31
Issue3
Pagination277-83
Date Published2011 Apr-May
Abstract

Pelvic obliquity and loss of sitting balance develop from progressive scoliosis in cerebral palsy (CP) and are indications for surgery. Our goal was to quantify pelvic asymmetry to help understand skeletal deformity in CP and its surgical correction.

DOI10.1016/j.spen.2011.06.009
Alternate JournalJ Pediatr Orthop