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Research & Reviews  152 results

Cervical Myelopathy due to Idiopathic Retro-odontoid Pseudotumor.
World Neurosurgery; Wang HB, Wang L et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - A retro-odontoid pseudotumor (ROP) is commonly associated with atlantoaxial instability or rheumatoid arthritis. However, ROP in the absence of atlantoaxial instability or rheumatoid arthritis, which is termed idiopathic ROP (IROP), is a rare cond...

Atlantoaxial Instability in Down Syndrome

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Atlantoaxial instability (AAI) is a common co-morbidity among patients with Down syndrome/trisomy 21. The main discussion in the literature involves pediatric patients. About 10%–30% of patients having trisomy 21 will traditionally develop AAI. Ye...

Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Treatment & Management

Nov 29th, 2021 - Approach Considerations The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Committee on Genetics have developed recommendations to assist the pediatrician in caring for children with spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia (SED) and their families. The Skeleta...

Biomechanics of the effect of subaxial cervical spine degeneration on atlantoaxial comp...
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery; Chen Q, Chen J et. al.

Nov 11th, 2021 - Retro-odontoid pseudotumor (ROP), with no rheumatoid arthritis, atlantoaxial instability, or other primary diseases, is defined as idiopathic retro-odontoid pseudotumor (IROP). Cervical spine degeneration is associated with IROP development. This ...

The association between atlantoaxial instability and anomalies of vertebral artery and ...
The Spine Journal : Official Journal of the North America... Byun CW, Lee DH et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - A screw-rod system is the most widely used technique for atlantoaxial instability (AAI). However, neglecting anomalies of the vertebral artery and axis could lead to fatal complications. Whether or not the presence of AAI is associated with a more...

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Guidelines  1 results

Medical Care of Adults With Down Syndrome: A Clinical Guideline.
JAMA Tsou AY, Bulova P et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Down syndrome is the most common chromosomal condition, and average life expectancy has increased substantially, from 25 years in 1983 to 60 years in 2020. Despite the unique clinical comorbidities among adults with Down syndrome, there are no cli...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Neurophysiological Monitoring and Videolaryngoscopy

Mar 17th, 2021 - Myopathic patients undergoing cervical spine surgery are at risk for postoperative neurological deficits and sequelae. Awake fiberoptic intubation is considered the technique of choice for tracheal intubation in patient with cervical spine instabi...

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News  1 results

Identifying Factors Predictive of Atlantoaxial Fusion Failure in Pediatric Patients

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Study Design. Multicenter retrospective cohort study with multivariate analysis. Objective. To determine factors predictive of posterior atlantoaxial fusion failure in pediatric patients. Summary of Background Da...

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