VIDEO: Growing rod construct used to treat early-onset scoliosis

In this video from Open Operating Theatre, Hossein Mehdian, MD, of Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospital, United Kingdom, treats an 18-month-old patient with early-onset idiopathic scoliosis with a growing rod construct.

Mehdian reduced the long thoracic 56° curve with a T10 apex using a four-rod construct.

The video is a teaching tool to help surgeons prepare for surgery, or they can use it as refresher on the surgical technique and indications for this surgery.

In this video from Open Operating Theatre, Hossein Mehdian, MD, of Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospital, United Kingdom, treats an 18-month-old patient with early-onset idiopathic scoliosis with a growing rod construct.

Mehdian reduced the long thoracic 56° curve with a T10 apex using a four-rod construct.

The video is a teaching tool to help surgeons prepare for surgery, or they can use it as refresher on the surgical technique and indications for this surgery.

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