Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis: Radiological Assessment

This spine surgery lecture looks at Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis Radiological assessment. The role of X-rays, MRI, CT and EOS are clarified using appropriate clinical images.

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Lecturer: Alberto Zerbi, MD

Includes:

  • Online Lecture Presentation
  • Pre- and Post- Learning Assessments
  • Additional Learning Materials (Standard Package only)
  • Up to 3 CME Credits

Ref.ID: 4_2_zerbi

DOI: 10.28962/01.3.062

What you will cover in this lecture

This lecture looks at the imaging in the cases of adult deformities. The key modalities utilised in the evaluation of this disorder are discussed, along with the role of X-rays in the local, as well as global, assessment of deformity. The role of MRI and CT is clarified using appropriate clinical images. The EOS is discussed in detail and the images compared against conventional investigations such as CT. Finally, the strategies which can limit the amount of radiation without compromising the information are covered.

Learning Objectives

  1. To understand the components of deformity which need evaluation with imaging
  2. The sagittal alignment and balance assessment using X-rays

Target Groups

Practicing Spine Surgeons

in Orthopaedic or Neurosurgical services for Continuing Education or recertification

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Lecture Presentation

Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis: Radiological Assessment

Includes:

  • Online Lecture Presentation
  • Pre- and Post- Learning Assessments
  • Additional Learning Materials (Standard Package only)
  • Up to 3 CME Credits
Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis Radiological Assessment - Radiology Lecture

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