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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

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