Growth and maturation of the spine from birth to adolescence

Labrom, Robert D. (2007). Growth and maturation of the spine from birth to adolescence. In: The immature spine SHC/SRS/POSNA symposium. Meeting on the Immature Spine, Miami, Fl United States, (3-7). 26 Oct,ober 2005. doi:10.2106/JBJS.F.01236

Author Labrom, Robert D.
Title of paper Growth and maturation of the spine from birth to adolescence
Conference name Meeting on the Immature Spine
Conference location Miami, Fl United States
Conference dates 26 Oct,ober 2005
Proceedings title The immature spine SHC/SRS/POSNA symposium   Check publisher's open access policy
Journal name Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series A   Check publisher's open access policy
Place of Publication Needham, MA United States
Publisher Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
Publication Year 2007
Sub-type Fully published paper
DOI 10.2106/JBJS.F.01236
ISSN 0021-9355
Volume 89A
Issue Suppl. 1
Start page 3
End page 7
Total pages 5
Language eng
Formatted Abstract/Summary
Normal development of the spine, from birth, includes the progressive longitudinal and axial growth of an osseous spinal column that allows a neuroprotective mechanical axis for all motion throughout life. Growth of the spinal column may become eccentric during life and can result in spinal deformity.
Keyword Postnatal Skeletal Development
Sagittal Diameter
Cervical Vertebra
Q-Index Code E1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

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Collection: School of Medicine Publications
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