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Scoliosis - References

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  1. Staheli LT (2006). Spine and pelvis. In Practice of Pediatric Orthopedics, pp. 197-226. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  2. Hu SS, et al. (2006). Lumbar disc herniation section of Disorders, diseases, and injuries of the spine. In HB Skinner, ed., Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Orthopedics, 4th ed., pp. 246-249. New York: McGraw-Hill.

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  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Academy of Pediatrics (2010). Scoliosis. In JF Sarwark, ed., Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care, 4th ed., pp. 1164-1169. Rosemont, IL: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

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Last Updated: June 04, 2014
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