• Two-surgeon team enhances performance of inexperienced surgeons treating scoliosis

    1 day ago - By Healio

    According to published results, a two-surgeon model allows inexperienced surgeons to achieve consistent and reproducible operative performance when treating adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
    William Bassett, MD, and colleagues performed a single-center, retrospective study of data from 72 patients who underwent surgery for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis from January 2012 and December 2015 with a minimum 2-year follow-up. Three cohorts of operating surgeons were assessed: an inexperienced surgeon group , an experienced surgeon group and a group in which the primary surgeon was in
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