Table 2

Scoliosis (A) and kyphosis (B) during de deformity correction
A) Scoliosis correction
SCOLIOSIS Pre Post Inm 24 h 72 h 1 week 2 weeks
NiTi 79.3 (73.9-84.7) 51.6 (46.1-57) 32.4 (27-37.9) 27.9 (22.5-33.3) 21.5 (16.1-27) 8.7 (5.7-11.8)
[70-89] [34-63] [27-40] [20-37] [17-33] [4-16]
Control 84 (75.2-92.7) 60.2 (54.8-65.6) 58.6 (53.2-64) 57.2 (51.8-62.6) 55.7 (50.3-61.2) 54.3 (48.9-59.7)
[60-95] [48-77] [45-75] [40-73] [40-70] [40-70]
B) Kyphosis correction
KYPHOSIS Pre Post Inm 24 h 72 h 1 week 2 weeks
NiTi 96.3 (90.4-102.2) 75.3 (69.4-81.2) 61.3 (55.4-67.2) 58.4 (52.5-64.3) 53.6 (47.7-59.5) 51.7 (45.8-57.6)
[81-112] [63-94] [50-80] [50-76] [45-61] [45-63]
Control 99 (93-104.9) 83 (77-88.9) 78.1 (72.2-84) 72.7 (66.8-78.7) 73.1 (67.2-79) 71.1 (65.2-77)
[84-110] [67-97] [66-98] [63-87] [65-87] [67-80]

Scoliosis and kyphosis mean value, confidence interval (in parentheses) and range [in brackets] during the deformity correction period, comparatively between treated and untreated groups.

Sánchez Márquez et al.

Sánchez Márquez et al. Scoliosis 2012 7:20   doi:10.1186/1748-7161-7-20

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