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, November 10, 2011
17 yo w adolescent idiopathic scoliosis for surgery today
High thoracic curve. Mom, a nurse, will be sending out updates during day. Using 3d navigation in operating room like O-arm from Brainlab.