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?
Thursday, January 14, 2010
17 yo young lady w painful 58 degree thoracolumbar adolescent idiopathic scoliosis fixed this am
T5-L3 instrumentation and fusion. Surgical time: 3 hrs 20 minutes. EBL: 1100 cc Complications: none. Correction: excellent.
Dr. Lloyd Hey Hey Clinic for Scoliosis and Spine Surgery.