How can we care for scoliosis and kyphosis and spondylolisthesis better with conservative care like physical therapy, high-tech scoliosis braces, exercise and other techniques? What can be done to improve surgical care, and understand choices for surgery, learning from those around the world? How can we learn from aviation and from Deming's principles of "Standard Work" to constantly improve spine and all healthcare?
Wednesday, June 3, 2009
"BEFORE": Preop kyphosis in 46 yo woman w severe pain and deformity fixed this morning
78 degree preop kyphosis. This is her sitting posture in preop w camera rotated w head to left.