Imaging of the pediatric spine.

Short Title:
Imaging of the pediatric spine.
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J37486.
Journal:
The child with a spinal cord injury: Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children Symposium
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1996, vol. RR Betz and MJ Mulcahey, eds., issue , pp 47-60
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Chapter from a symposium on children with spinal cord injuries (SCI), focusing on diagnostic imaging of the cervical spine. Discusses indications for radiographs and computerized tomography (CT), then describes normal and abnormal radiographic anatomy for children with regard to atlanto-occipital and atlanto-dens interval (ADI), pseudosubluxation and pseudostability, cervical spine motion, cervical spine curvature, skeletal growth and growth centers, and anterior sort tissue widening.
Author(s):
Loder, R. T.
Author Address(es):

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