MUSCLE DISORDERS IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: LITERATURE REVIEW

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Alves,Débora Pinheiro Lédio; Araújo,Barbara de;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Coluna (SBC)
  • Journal: Coluna/Columna (issn: 2177-014X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S1808-185120161501151839
  • Subject: Scoliosis, Biomechanical phenomena | Escoliosis | Músculos | RD701-811 | Fenómenos biomecánicos | Exercise, Physical therapy specialty | Ejercicio | Muscles | Fisioterapia | Adolescente | Orthopedic surgery | Adolescent | Diseases of the musculoskeletal system | RC925-935

ABSTRACT Scoliosis is characterized by three-dimensional changes of the spine and is estimated to be present in 4% of the population worldwide. The most common form is the adolescent idiopathic. The purpose of this study is to identify the major muscle abnormalities fou... View more