Article Abstract

Will a low-dose biplanar radiograph become “gold standard” for three-dimensional assessment of spinal deformity in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

Authors: Yu Yamato, Yukihiro Matsuyama


The spinal deformity of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) is definitely complicated. Scoliotic spine constructs consist of three-dimensional (3D) reconstructions, including coronal, sagittal, axial rotation, and their combinations.