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Eligibility
for people ages 18 years and up
Location
at San Francisco, California and other locations
Dates
study started
estimated completion:

Description

Summary

The clinical, radiographic, and HRQL outcomes will be compared in operative and nonoperative adult spinal deformity patients.

Official Title

Multi-Center Prospective Evaluation of Operative Versus Nonoperative Treatment for Adult Spinal Deformity: Differentiating Clinical and Radiographic Features and Evaluation of Treatment Outcomes

Keywords

Spinal Deformity scoliosis kyphosis treatment outcomes

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  • Diagnosis of adult degenerative or idiopathic scoliosis with a curvature of the spine measuring greater than or equal to 20 degrees
  • Sagittal Vertical Axis (SVA)> 5cm
  • Pelvic Tilt> 25 degrees
  • Thoracic kyphosis> 60 degrees
  • Age 18 or greater at the time of enrollment.

You CAN'T join if...

  • Diagnosis of scoliosis other than degenerative or idiopathic (i.e.paralytic/neuromuscular, congenital)
  • Age <18 yrs at time of surgery or initial consultation

Locations

  • University of California - Davis
    Sacramento, California, 95817, United States

Details

Status
accepting new patients by invitation only
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
Shay Bess
ID
NCT00738439
Study Type
Observational
Last Updated
August 1, 2016