The characteristics of thoracic insufficiency syndrome associated with fused ribs and congenital scoliosis


Campbell R., Smith M., Mayes T., Mangos J., Willey-Courand D., KÖSE N. , ...More

JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, no.3, pp.399-408, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.2106/00004623-200303000-00001
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME
  • Page Numbers: pp.399-408

Abstract

Thoracic insufficiency syndrome is the inability of the thorax to support normal respiration or lung growth.