Methods of Measurement of Spinal Deviation in Kyphosis and Scoliosis in Radiography


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in kyphosis and lordosis measurement. It is
Scoliosis radiography is useful in identifying the degree of the scoliosis curvature (major/ minor or primary/compensatory curves), as well as observe its progression to determine the best method of treatment
The vertebral centroid angle is considered an alternative to the Cobb angle especially
considered less susceptible to variations in the vertebral end-plate architecture
Evaluation of spinal deviation measurement methods in lateral view and ap representation in Kyphosis and Scoliosis