7th IGASS Forum - Liverpool, UK, October 1, 2013
The level of scientific evidence available for the specific disorder of all cases are graded according to the recommendation of the GRADE group (Guyatt et al. 2011), adapted by the Cochrane group. The grades of evidence are:
Grade 1 (high) Grade 2 (moderate), Grade 3 (low) or Grade 4 (very low).
In addition to this, the strength of recommendation, strong or weak, for or against the treatment each patient received is presented.
Session 1 : Complex Cervical Disorders
Case 1 : Children Kyphosis with Neurofibromatosis PDF (Philippe Bancel, MD, France)
Case 3 : Child with Cervical Kyphosis secondary to Laminectomy for Managment of Astrocytma PDF (H.S. Chhabra, MD, India)
Case 4 : Complex Complications afer Cervical Injury PDF (Helmut Hiertz, MD, Austria)
2. Cervical Myelopathy. Indictions for early and late Surgery
Case 1 : Mild and severe Myelopathy PDF (Philippe Bancel, MD, France)
Case 2 : Neurogenic Bladder without lower extremity Paralysis PDF (Akiyoshi Yamazaki, MD, Japan)
Case 3 : A tight canal without Symptoms : Surgery or not ? PDF (Bernhard Meyer, MD, Germany)
Session 2 : Complex Degenerative Disorders
Case 1 : Restored Sagittal Balance and spontaneous Consolidation of VC fracture of T11 PDF (Norbert Passuti, MD, France)
Case 2 : Comparison of 2 cases of Degenerative Spondylosisthesis PDF (Sébastien Charosky, MD, France)
2. Consequences of too agressive Surgery in the Degenerative MG Spine
Case 1 : Adult Woman, balancing Operation with PSO PDF (René Castelein, MD, Netherlands)
Session 3 : complex Spinal Deformity
Case 1 : Vater Syndrome and multiple Anomalies of Vertebrae PDF (Leon Kaplan, MD, Israel)
Case 2 : Child with severe congenital Scoliosis with Type II respiratory Failure PDF (HS Chhabra, MD, India)
2.Adult : Has Analysis of Pelvic Morphology changed the Outcome in Adult Deformy Surgery ?
Case 1 : Cases treated with Robotic Surgery PDF (Sajan Hegde, MD, India)
Case 2 : Revision Surgery for adult kyphoscoliosis Deformity with intraspinal Abnormality PDF (Meric Enercan, MD, Turkey)
Case 3: Cascade Spondylolisthesis with high pelvic Incidence PDF (Sébastien Charosky, MD, France)