Programme

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. Participants can claim up to a maximum of 18.25 study credits.

Welcome Reception: Tuesday night (6:00 pm)

 

Time Wednesday May 25th
7:00 - 8:00 am Breakfast Committees
7:00 Breakfast for SOSORT-IRSSD participants
8:15 - 8:30 Welcoming remarks (Chairs, SOSORT + IRSSD presidents)
8:30 Scientific Session: Evaluation and Imaging
Chairs: Carl-Éric Aubin and Tomasz Kotwicki
8:31 - 8:38 THE RELIABILITY OF THE THREE DIMENSIONAL SPINAL MODELING OF PATIENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS USING EOS SYSTEM Aria Bagheri, Xue-Cheng Liu, Channing Tassone, John Thometz, Amie Chaloupka, Sergey Tarima
8:38 - 8:45 CLASSIFICATION AND AGREEMENT OF SAGITTAL BALANCE AND COMPENSATORY MECHANICS IN YOUNGER AND OLDER ADULTS WITH SCOLIOSIS Larry Cohen, Milena Simic, Sarah Dennis, Kathryn Refshauge, Evangelos Pappas
8:45 - 8:52 SAGITTAL CERVICAL SPINE BEHAVIOR IN MODERATE ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Hanene Belabbassi, Amina Imouloudene, Amina Benbellal, Nassira Bouamra, Redha Allouti, Houria Kaced.
8:52 - 8:59 ANALOGUE SCOLIOMETER VS SMARTPHONE SCOLIOMETER (ANDROID) APPS Wojciech Glinkowski.
8:59 - 9:09 Discussion
9:09 - 9:16 CORRELATION BETWEEN SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY MEASUREMENTS AND LARGEST COBB ANGLE VARY DEPENDING ON ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS CURVE TYPE Eric C. Parent., Matthew Pietrosanu, Emily Redford, Sheri Schmidt, Douglas Hill, Marc Moreau, Douglas Hedden, Samer Adeeb, Edmond Lou.
9:16 - 9:23 UPRIGHT, PRONE AND SUPINE SPINAL MORPHOLOGY IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Rob C. Brink#, Tom P.C. Schlsser, Dino Colo, Koen L. Vincken, Marijn van Stralen, Steve C.N. Hui, Winnie C.W. Chu, Jack C.Y. Cheng, René M. Castelein.
9:23 - 9:30 TRUNKAL CHANGES IN PATIENTS AFTER TOTAL HIP OR KNEE ARTHROPLASTY: A SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY STUDY Vasileios Kechagias, Theodoros B. Grivas, Konstantinos Vlasis, Konstantinos Michas
9:30 - 9:37 TRUNKAL CHANGES IN PATIENTS SUFFERING SEVERE HIP OR KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS: A SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY STUDY Theodoros B. Grivas, Vasileios Kechagias, Konstantinos Vlasis, Konstantinos Michas
9:37 - 9:47 Discussion
9:47 - 9:54 ASSESSING VOLUMETRIC BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: QUANTITATIVE COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY VS HIGH-­RESOLUTION PERIPHERAL QUANTITATIVE COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY ­ A PILOT STUDY Elisa MS Tam, Fiona WP Yu, Vivian WY Hung, Lin Shi, Ling Qin, Bobby KW Ng, Winnie CW Chu, James Griffith, Jack CY Cheng, Tsz Ping Lam#
9:54 - 10:01 CEREBRAL DIFFUSION TENSOR IMAGING (DTI) ANALYSIS IN AIS COMPARED WITH MATCHED NORMAL CONTROL Cindy Xue, Lin Shi , Steve C.N. Hui, Tsz­ping Lam, Bobby K.W. Ng, Jack C.Y. Cheng, Winnie C.W. Chu#
10:01 - 10:08 RADIATION DOSE OF DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHY VERSUS MICRO­DOSE BIPLANAR X-RAY ON PATIENTS WITH AIS Steve C.N. Hui, Judy Y.H. Wong, Tsz­ping Lam, Bobby K.W. Ng, Jack C.Y. Cheng, Winnie C.W. Chu#
10:08 - 10:18 Discussion
10:18 - 10:40 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit
Chairs: Theodoros Grivas and Patrick Knott
10:40 - 10:47 PREDICTION OF SCOLIOSIS PROGRESSION USING THREE-DIMENSIONAL ULTRASOUND IMAGES: A PILOT STUDY Quang N. Vo, Lawrence H. Le, Edmond H.M. Lou #
10:47 - 10:54 VALIDITY OF USING ULTRASOUND IMAGING METHOD TO DETECT CURVE PROGRESSION FOR ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) Rui Zheng, Douglas L Hill, Marc J Moreau, Douglas M Hedden, James K Mahood, Sarah Southon, Edmond Lou
10:54 - 11:01 AUTOMATIC EXTRACTION OF VERTEBRAL LANDMARKS FROM ULTRASOUND IMAGES. Arnaud Brignol, Farida Cheriet, Marie-Claude Miron, Catherine Laporte
11:01 - 11:11 Discussion
11:00 - 11:45 Invited Lecture: Yong Qui
"Severe spine deformity" - what to do and what not to do?
11:45 - 12:00 "Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders" Journal presentation
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch for SOSORT-IRSSD
1:00 - 1:30 Poster viewing / Exhibitor visit
1.30 - 2:15 Lifetime Honorary Member: Marc Moreau
Management of neuromuscular scoliosis
  Scientific Session: Etiology
Chairs: Alain Moreau and Rene Castelein
2:15 - 2:22 DOES DISC WEDGING CONTRIBUTE TO THE FLEXIBILITY OF THORACIC CURVE IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS? Yong QIU, Hao Liu, Zhen Liu, Ze­zhang Zhu, Bang-ping Qian
2:22 - 2:29 IMPACTS OF DIFFERENT TORQUES ON REMODELING OF THE CAUDAL VERTEBRAL GROWTH PLATE XueCheng. Liu, Robert Rizza, John Thometz, Derek Rosol, Channing Tassone, Sergey Tarima, and Paula North
2:29 - 2:36 ANOREXIA NERVOSA: A RISK FACTOR FOR SCOLIOSIS? INSIGHTS FROM A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY Fabio Zaina, Francesca Pesenti, Stefano Negrini, Luca Persani, Paolo Capodaglio, Nicoletta Polli.
2:36 - 2:46 Discussion
2:46 - 2:53 A LONGITUDINAL COHORT OF 513 PATIENTS ­ CAN BONE MINERAL DENSITY (BMD) PREDICT THE CURVE PROGRESSION AND RISK OF SURGERY IN NEWLY DIAGNOSED GIRLS WITH ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS)? Benjamin Hon Kei YIP, Fiona Wai Ping YU, Vivian Wing Yin HUNG, Tsz Ping LAM, Ling QIN, Bobby Kin Wah NG, Jack Chun Yiu CHENG#
2:53 - 3:00 DYSFUNCTIONAL OSTEOGENIC AND OSTEOCYTIC ACTIVITY IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) Jiajun Zhang, Wayne Yuk­wai Lee, Huanxiong Chen, Elisa Man­shan Tam, Gene Chi­wai Man, Tsz Ping Lam, Bobby Kin­wah Ng, Yong Qiu, Jack Chun­yiu Cheng #
3:00 - 3:07 BONE METABOLISM AND BONE DENSITY IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS. Ko Ishida, Yoichi Aota, Takashi Kuniya, Takaaki Morii, Naoto Mitsugi,Tomoyuki Saito.
3:07 - 3:15 MECHANISM OF ABNORMAL BONE DENSITY AND QUALITY IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: EXPERIMENTAL SCOLIOSIS IN BIPEDAL C57BL/6J MICE Hao Liu, Zhen Liu, Ze­zhang Zhu, Bang­ping Qian, and Yong QIU
3:15 - 3:45 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit
3:45 - ... Consensus Session: Update of SOSORT clinical guidelines
Time Thursday May 26th
7.00 - 8.00 Breakfast (SOSORT Committee meetings)
7:00 Breakfast for SOSORT-IRSSD participants
  Split IRSSD programming:   Split SOSORT programming:
8:00 IRSSD Scientific Sessions: Etiology
Chairs: Nobumasa Suzuki and TP Lam
8:00 SOSORT Scientific Session: Physiotherapy
Chairs: Sanja Schreiber and Josette Bettany-Saltikov
8:00 - 8:07 A REPLICATION STUDY FOR ASSOCIATION OF TIMP-2 GENE POLYMORPHISM WITH CURVE PROGRESSION AND INITIATION OF RIGHT THORACIC IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS IN CAUCASIAN POPULATION Harasymczuk P, Andrusiewicz M, Janusz P, Biecek P, Kotwicki T, Kotwicka M 8:00 - 8:07 AVOIDING SPINAL FUSION: IS IT TIME TO REVISIT CONSERVATIVE THERAPY? Prachi Bakarania, Daniel Tobert, Hagit Berdishevsky, Kelly Grimes, Hiroko Matsumoto, Joshua Hyman, Benjamin Roye, David Roye, Michael Vitale
8:00 - 8:14 CHD7 POLYMORPHISMS IN PATIENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS ­ NO ASSOCIATION WITH SUSCEPTIBILITY TO DISEASE Karolina Borysiak, Piotr Janusz #, Tomasz Kotwicki, Miroslaw Andrusiewicz, Malgorzata Kotwicka 8:00 - 8:14 CURRENT KNOWLEDGE OF SCOLIOSIS IN PHYSIOTHERAPY STUDENTS TRAINED IN THE UKJason Black, Michael Bradley, Shawn Drake, David Glynn, Erika Maude
8:14 - 8:21 INTERLEUKIN 6 GENE POLYMORPHISM IN PATIENTS WITH DEGENERATIVE LUMBAR SCOLIOSIS Jung Sub Lee, Jong Ki Shin, Tae Sik Goh, Seung Min Son 8:14 - 8:21 THE STRENGTH OF THE TRUNK MUSCLES IN GIRLS WITH IS TREATED BY PHYSIOTHERAPY AND TLSO Dariusz Gustowski, Jacek Durmala
8:21 - 8:28 EPIGENETIC MODELS FOR IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: NO INVOLVEMENT OF ESTROGEN RECEPTOR TYPE 1 GENE METHYLATION Malgorzata Chmielewska, Miroslaw Andrusiewicz, Tomasz Kotwicki, Malgorzata Kotwicka# 8:21 - 8:31 Discussion
8:28 - 8:38 Discussion 8:31 - 8:38 TEEN COMPLIANCE WITH SCHROTH THERAPY: IS IT POSSIBLE? Hagit Berdishevsky, Amelia Lindgren, Prachi Bakarania, Kelly Grimes, Hiroko Matsumoto, Nicholas Feinberg, Zachary Bloom, David Roye, Michael Vitale
8:38 - 8:45 CORPUS PINEALE and AIS Dudin Mikhail G, Pinchuk DJ. 8:38 - 8:45 BIOMECHANICAL MODELING OF GLOBAL POSTURAL RE­EDUCATION AND CURVE REDUCIBILITY IN PHYSIOTHERAPY TREATMENT OF ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Sarah Dupuis, Carole Fortin, Christiane Caouette, Carl­Éric Aubin
8:45 - 9:02 COULD ESTROGEN AND BIOMECHANICAL STRESS IMPACT THE ADHESION RECEPTOR GPR128? Hassan Amani, Patten Stefan, Bagu Etward, Benhadjeba S, Edjekouane L, Lévesque Mathieu, Villemure Isabelle, Tremblay André,Moldovan Florina 8:45 - 9:02 DOES EXERCISE EFFECT SUBJECTIVE VISUEL, POSTURAL AND HAPTIC PERCEPTION IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS? Gozde Gur, Yavuz Yakut
9:02 - 9:09 PRIMARY CILIA DYSFUNCTION IN IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS PATIENTS Niaz Oliazadeh, Kristen Fay Gorman,  Robert Eveleigh, Anita Franco, Guillaume Bourque and Alain Moreau# 9:02 - 9:09 INTENSIVE SCHROTH TREATMENT FOR PATIENTS WITH SCOLIOSIS IN BALKANS Nikola Jevtiƒá#, Sanja Schreiber, Axel Hennes, Milan Pantoviƒá
9:09 - 9:16 ULTRASTRUCTURE CHANGE OF LACUNO­CANALICULAR NETWORK ­ NEW INSIGHT INTO ABNORMAL BONE MINERALIZATION IN AIS Huanxiong Chen, Wayne Yuk­wai Lee, Jiajun Zhang, Elisa Man­shan Tam, Gene Chi­wai Man, Tsz Ping Lam, Bobby Kin­wah Ng, Yong Qiu, Jack Chun­yiu Cheng # 9:09 - 9:19 Discussion
9:16 - 9:30 Discussion 9:19 SOSORT Scientific Session: Bracing
Chairs: Lori Dolan and Luke Stikeleather
9:19 - 9:26 WEANING RESULTS OF A CONSECUTIVE SERIES OF 73 ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS TREATED BY THE NEW LYON BRACE (ARTBRACE) Jean Claude de Mauroy#, Frédéric Barral, Sophie Pourret
9:26 - 9:33 IMMEDIATE IN-BRACE CORRECTION WITH THE NEW LYON BRACE (ARTBRACE): RESULTS OF 141 CONSECUTIVE PATIENTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH SRS CRITERIA FOR BRACING STUDIES. Jean Claude de MAUROY, Frédéric Barral, Sophie Pourret.
9:30 - 10:00 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit 9:33 - 9:40 IMMEDIATE IN-BRACE CORRECTION IN PATIENTS AFFECTED WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: DETERMINING FACTORS. Angelo Gabriele Aulisa, Vincenzo Guzzanti, Marco Galli, Francesco Falciglia, Lorenzo Aulisa
9:40 - 10:00 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit
10:00 IRSSD Scientific Sessions: Surgery
Chairs: Jack Cheng and Kajsa Duke
10:00 - 10:30 Interactive Session on bracing
10:00 - 10:07 OBSERVED LENGTH INCREASES OF MAGNETICALLY CONTROLLED GROWING RODS ARE LOWER THAN PROGRAMMED (EXPECTED) Mark Schwartz, Sarah Gilday, Peter F. Sturm, Lindsay Schultz, Sara O'Hara, Donita Bylski-Austrow, Viral V. Jain
10:07 - 10:14 FACTORS FAVORING REGAIN OF THE LOST VERTICAL SPINAL HEIGHT THROUGH POSTERIOR SPINAL FUSION IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Benlong Shi, Saihu Mao, Leilei Xu, Xu Sun, Zhen Liu, Jack CY Cheng, Zezhang Zhu#, and Yong Qiu
10:14 - 10:21 A NEW TECHNIQUE OF TEMPORARY DISTRACTION WITH MAGNETIC ROD (MCGR) FOR SURGICAL TREATMENT OF SEVERE KYPHOSCOLIOSIS Elena Maredi, Tiziana Greggi, Mario Di Silvestre, Stefano Giacomini, Francesco Vommaro, Andrea Baioni, Antonio Scarale, Renata Bacchin, Aristide Morigi
10:21 - 10:31 Discussion
10:31 - 10:38 BIOMECHANICAL EFFECT OF PEDICLE SCREW DISTRIBUTION IN AIS INSTRUMENTATION USING SEGMENTAL TRANSLATION TECHNIQUE: PRELIMINARY RESULTS Xiaoyu Wang, Dennis G. Crandall, Stefan Parent, Noelle Larson, Hubert Labelle, and Carl­Eric Aubin 10:30 - 11:00 Interactive Session on exercises
10:38 - 10:45 PATIENT CUSHION INTERFACE PRESSURE AND LFCN INJURY DURING SCOLIOSIS SURGERY Negar Behzadi Fard, Sarah Southon, Marc Moreau, Douglas Hedden, Kajsa Duke#
10:45 - 10:52 SURGICAL PLANNING USING BIOMECHANICAL SIMULATION FOR THE IMMEDIATE AND LONG TERM 3D CORRECTION OF PROGRESSIVE PEDIATRIC IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS USING ANTERIOR VERTEBRAL BODY TETHERING Nikita Cobetto, Stefan Parent, Carl-Éric Aubin
10:52 - 11:02 Discussion
11:02 - 11:09 LOW DOSE POSTOPERATIVE KETAMINE AS AN ADJUVANT ANALGESIC: A REVIEW OF 50 PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) Sarah Southon, Leeann Lukenchuk, Matthew Kerslake, Geraldine Huynh, Jill Chorney, Ban Tsui# 11:00 - 12:00 SOSORT Business meeting
11:09 - 11:16 ACCURATE PREDICTION OF HEIGHT LOSS IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: COBB ANGLE ALONE IS INSUFFICIENT Benlong Shi, Saihu Mao, Leilei Xu, Xu Sun, Zhen Liu, Jack CY Cheng, Zezhang Zhu#, and Yong Qiu
11:16 - 11:23 SURGICAL VERSUS NON-SURGICAL INTERVENTIONS IN YOUNG PEOPLE WITH SEVERE ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS): A COCHRANE REVIEW Josette Bettany-Saltikov, Hans-Rudolf Weiss, Nachiappan Chockalingam, Razvan Taranu, Shreya Srinivas, Julie Hogg, Victoria Whittaker, Raman V Kalyan, Tracey Arnell
11:23 - 11:33 Discussion
11:33 - 12:15 IRSSD business meeting
12:00-1:30pm Optional lunch for SOSORT-IRSSD 12:00-1:30pm SOSORT Advisory Board Lunch
1:30-5.30pm Free time - optional outing (Tour bookings to be announced for a fee)
6.00 Gala Dinner
Time Friday May 27th
7:00 - 8:00 am Breakfast (SOSORT Committee meetings)
7:00 Breakfast for SOSORT-IRSSD participants
8:10 - 8:20 Group Photos
Chairs: Jacek Durmala and Toru Maruyama
8:45 Scientific Session: Bracing
8:45 - 8:52 RETROSPECTIVE MONOCENTRIC STUDY ON 64 TEENAGEERS TREATED BY BRACE FOR SCHEUERMANN'S DISEASE. EVALUATION OF DISABILITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE ONCE BRACE HAS BEEN REMOVED BERNARD Jean Claude, DECEUNINCK Julie, BERTHONNAUD Eric, ROUGELOT Adrien, PICKERING Marie­Eva, CHALEAT­VALAYER Emmanuelle
8:51 - 8:59 ORTHOTIC TREATMENT IN PATIENTS WITH ADULT ONSET SPINAL DEFORMITY (AS): A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW Richard Webb, Josette Bettany-Saltikov, Barbara Neil
8:59 - 9:06 PEAK SCOLIOSIS BRACE CAN REDUCE PAIN IN ADULTS WITH PAINFUL SCOLIOSIS: RESULTS FROM A PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY Fabio Zaina, Martina Poggio, Sabrina Donzelli, Monia Lusini, Salvatore Minnella, Stefano Negrini.
9:06 - 9:16 Discussion
9:16 - 9:23 PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 618 LUMBAR SCOLIOSIS TREATED WITH THE SHORT POLYETHYLENE DETORSION BRACE GTB1. Jean Claude de Mauroy, Frédéric Barral, Alith Hoang.
9:23 - 9:30 OUTCOME ASSESSMENT OF BRACING IN PUBERTAL GIRLS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS: A LONGITUDINAL ANALYSIS UNTIL BRACE WEANING OR SURGERY Saihu Mao, Benlong Shi, Bangping Qian, Zezhang Zhu, Xu Sun, Yong
9:30 - 9:37 ASSESSEMENT OF A BRACE DESIGN APPROACH COMBINING CAD/CAM AND NUMERICAL MODELING FOR THE BRACE TREATMENT OF ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Nikita Cobetto, Carl-Éric Aubin, Stefan Parent, Soraya Barchi, Isabelle Turgeon, Hubert Labelle
9:37 - 9:44 MECHANICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF THREE DIMENSIONAL SCOLIOSIS BRACE. Hasan Md Arif Raihan, Tarit Kumar Datta#, Chapal Khasnabis, Ameed Equbal, Ashis Kumar Chakraborty, Abhishek Biswas
9:44 - 9:51 EFFECT OF A SPINAL BRACE ON POSTURAL CONTROL IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Gozde Gur, Burcu Dilek, Cigdem Ayhan, Engin Simsek, Ozgen Aras, Songul Aksoy, Yavuz Yakut
9:51 - 10:01 Discussion
10:01 - 10:20 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit
10:20 Scientific Session: Bracing
Chairs: Sabrina Donzelli and Jean-Claude De Mauroy
10:20 - 10:27 USE OF ULTRASOUND IMAGING DETERMINES CURVE FLEXIBILITY TO PREDICT IN­BRACE CORRECTION Edmond Lou, Doug Hill, Rui Zheng, Andreas Donauer, Melissa Tilburn, Jim Raso, Marc Moreau, Douglas Hedden
10:27 - 10:34 SPINAL FLEXIBILITY ASSESSMENT ON THE PATIENTS WITH ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) He Chen, Wong Man San #
10:34 - 10:41 A NOVEL DESIGN AND FABRICATION METHOD USING ASSESSMENT FRAME, 3­D CLINICAL ULTRASOUND AND CAD/CAM FOR ORTHOTIC MANAGEMENT OF ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Babak HASSAN BEYGI, Man San WONG
10:41 - 10:50 Discussion
10:50 - 11:35 Invited Lecture: Hubert Labelle
Early detection of scoliosis: new perspectives
11:35 - 11:45 SRS non-operative committee update: Matthew Halsey
The Potential Rewards & Challenges of Typical and Atypical Treatments for Adolesent Idiopathic Scoliosis
11:45 - 12:00 SRS Presidential Lecture Dr David Polly
Exciting times, challenging times - where is the data?
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch for SOSORT-IRSSD
1:00 - 1:30 Poster viewing / Exhibitor visit
1.30 - 1:45 SOSORT presidential lecture
1:45 - 2:00 IRSSD Presidential lecture
2:00 Scientific session: Screening and Assessment
Chairs: Carole Fortin and Fabio Zaina
2:00 - 2:07 NON RADIOGRAPHIC METHODS OF MEASURING GLOBAL SAGITTAL BALANCE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW Larry Cohen, Sarah Kobayashi, Milena Simic, Sarah Dennis, Kathryn Refshauge, Evangelos Pappas.
2:07 - 2:14 A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF TORSO MOTOR CONTROL IMPAIRMENTS IN ADOLESCENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR THE PLANNING OF CONSERVATIVE INTERVENTIONS Fatemeh Aslanzadeh, Eric C. Parent#, Brian MacIntosh
2:14 - 2:21 DIURNAL VARIATION OF BODY HEIGHT IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Dariusz Czaprowski, Justyna Leszczewska, Jakub Waś, Anna Dembińska, Paulina Pawłowska, Marcin Tyrakowski, Łukasz Stoliński, Tomasz Kotwicki
2:21 - 2:28 DOES BACK TRUNK ASYMMETRY CHANGE IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS IN FORWARD FLEXION AND STANDING ERECT POSITION? A STUDY USING THE SCOLIOMETER AND 4D FORMETRICS Emmanouil G. Maragkoudakis, Theodoros B.Grivas, Ioannis D.Gelalis, Christina Mazioti, Gerasimos Tsilimidos, R. Geoffrey Burwell
2:28 - 2:38 Discussion
2:38-3:00 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit
3:00 Scientific session: Screening and Assessment
Chairs: Carole Fortin and Fabio Zaina
3:00 - 3:07 THE SPINAL DEFORMITIES AMONG CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS IN POLAND Wojciech Glinkowski
3:07 - 3:14 PREVALENCE OF IDIOPATHIC ADOLESCENT SCOLIOSIS AMONG PRIMARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS IN WUXI, CHINA Yu Zheng, Xiao­Jun Wu, Yi­Ni Dang, Ning Sun, Yan Yang, Tao Wang, Cheng­Qi He#, and Man­Sang Wong#.
3:14 - 3:21 TORSION BOTTLE, A VERY SIMPLE AND CHEAP TOOL FOR A BASIC SCOLIOSIS SCREENING Michele Romano, Fabio Zaina, Matteo Mastrantonio
3:21 - 3:28 RISSER PLUS SIGN: A NEW GRADING SYSTEM TO CLASSIFY SKELETAL MATURITY IN SCOLIOSIS PATIENTS M.Timothy Hresko, Michael Troy, Patricia Miller, Nigel Price, Vish Talwalkar, Fabio Zaina, Sabrina Donzelli, Stefano Negrini
3:28 - 3:38 Discussion
3:38 Scientific Session: Bracing
Chairs: Angelo Gabriele Aulisa and Sarah Southon
3:38 - 3:45 COMPLIANCE MONITOR USEFULNESS IS CONFIRMED BY PATIENTS WITH AIS AND THEIR PARENTS WHO USED IT: RESULTS FROM A SURVEY. Sabrina Donzelli, Gregorio Martinez, Alberto Negrini, Fabio Zaina, Stefano Negrini
3:45 - 3:52 PATIENTS UNDERGOING CASTING FOR EARLY ONSET SCOLIOSIS EXPERIENCE DECREASES IN SHORT­TERM HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE Hiroko Matsumoto, Nicholas Feinberg, Matthew Shirley, Hasani Swindell, Zachary Bloom, David P. Roye, Behrooz A. Akbarnia, Sumeet Garg, James O. Sanders, David L. Skaggs, John T. Smith, Michael G. Vitale, Children's Spine Study Group, Growing Spine Study Group
To be presented by Kelly Grimes
3:52 - 3:59 DOES CASTING WITH WINDOW CUT AFFECT BIOMECHANICAL STRENGTH IN THE TREATMENT OF CHILDREN WITH SCOLIOSIS? Robert Rizza, XueCheng Liu, and John Thometz
3:59 - 4:06 RESULTS OF ULTRASOUND-­ASSISTED BRACE CASTING FOR ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Edmond Lou, Doug Hill, Andreas Donauer, Melissa Tilburn, Douglas Hedden, Marc Moreau
4:06 - 4:13 EFFECTIVENESS AND COST EFFECTIVENESS OF ORTHOTIC INTERVENTIONS IN SCOLIOSIS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW Aoife Healy, Sybil Farmer, Nachiappan Chockalingam
4:13 - 4:23 Discussion
4:23 Award Session
4:23 - 4:30 Conservative / QOL #1
4:30 - 4:37 Conservative / QOL #2
4:37 - 4:44 Imaging
4:44 - 4:51 Surgery
4:51-5:01 Discussion
Time Saturday May 28th
7:00am Breakfast for SOSORT-IRSSD participants
7:50 Scientific Session: Bracing
Chairs: ManSang Wong and Grant Wood
7:52 - 7:59 IS THE RISSER TEST VALUABLE TO DETERMINE THE START OF WEANING FROM THE BRACE IN THE CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT OF IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Angelo Gabriele Aulisa, Vincenzo Guzzanti, Marco Galli, Paolo Pizzetti, Lorenzo Aulisa.
7:59 - 8:06 INDICATION OF BRACE TREATMENT FOR ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS PATIENTS WITH RISSER III OR IV Toru Maruyama, Yosuke Kobayashi, Yusuke Nakao
8:06 - 8:13 DOES DISC WEDGING CONTRIBUTE TO THE EFFECTS OF BRACE TREATMENT IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS? Hao Liu, Bang­ping Qian, Yong Qiu, Sai­hu Mao, Bin Wang, Yang Yu, Ze­zhang Zhu
8:13 - 8:20 LENKE, SUK, RIGO CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS: HOW DO THEY COMPARE? Hagit Berdishevsky, Amelia M. Lindgren, Prachi Bakarania, Kelly Grimes, Melvin C. Makhni, Jamal Shillingford, Michael G. Vitale
8:20 - 8:30 Discussion
8:30 Scientific Session: Quality of Life
Chairs: Joe O'Brien and Chockalingam Nachiappan
8:30 - 8:37 THE ASSESSMENT OF PAIN, QUALITY OF LIFE AND SELF-PERCEPTION OF TRUNK APPEARANCE IN PATIENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS IN RESPECT OF THE RIGO CLASSIFICATION: PRELIMINARY STUDY G.M. Zoer - Kosse, M. van Dijk - de Jonge, I. Blicharska
8:37 - 8:44 EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF PHYSIOTHERAPY SCOLIOSIS SPECIFIC EXERCISE (PSSE) BASED THERAPY ON IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS USING SRS­30 AND HEALTH ECONOMIC MEASURES ­ A PROVISIONAL ANALYSIS Jason Black., Erika Maude, Abbie Turland, David Glynn.
8:44 - 8:51 THE EFFECT OF A 12 MONTHS PHYSICAL THERAPY ACCORDING TO THE BSPTS SCHROTH BASED PROGRAM ON QUALITY OF LIFE (QOL) AND SELF-PERCEPTION OF TRUNK APPEARANCE IN REFERENCE TO PUBERAL MATURITY Geesjen Mariette Zoer - Kosse, Marjan van Dijk - de Jonge#, Irmina Blicharska
8:51 - 8:58 ISYQOL: A RASCH CONSISTENT QUESTIONNAIRE FOR MEASURING HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN ADOLESCENTS WITH SPINAL DEFORMITIES. Antonio Caronni, Luciana Sciumè., Sabrina Donzelli, Fabio Zaina and Stefano Negrini.
8:58 - 9:08 Discussion
9:08 Scientific Session: Exercises (For AIS)
Chairs: Cindy Marti and Michele Romano
9:08 - 9:15 THE EFFECT OF SCHROTH EXERCISES ADDED TO THE STANDARD OF CARE ON THE COBB ANGLE IN ADOLESCENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS ­ AN ASSESSOR AND STATISTICIAN BLINDED RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL Sanja Schreiber, Eric C. Parent, Elham Khodayari Moez, Douglas M. Hedden, Douglas L. Hill, Marc Moreau, Edmond Lou, Elise M. Watkins, Sarah C. Southon
9:15 - 9:22 EFFECTS OF SCHROTH EXERCISES ADDED TO STANDARD CARE IN ADOLESCENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) ON SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY PARAMETERS - A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL (RCT) Eric C. Parent, Sanja Schreiber, Elham Khodayari Moez, Preston Sloan, Douglass Hedden, Marc Moreau, Douglas Hill, Sarah Southon, Elise Watkins
9:22 - 9:29 EFFECTS OF SCHROTH EXERCISES ADDED TO STANDARD CARE IN ADOLESCENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) ON MARKER-LESS SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY ASYMMETRY MEASUREMENTS – A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL (RCT) Eric C. Parent , Maliheh Ghaneei, Samer Adeeb, Sanja Schreiber, Marc Moreau, Douglas Hedden, Douglas Hill, Sarah Southon.
9:29 - 9:36 ApiFix TREATMENT FOR ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS): THE IMPORTANCE OF SCHROTH METHOD EXERCISES AFTER THE MINIMAL INVASIVE OPERATION Nikos Karavidas
9:36 - 9:46 Discussion
9:46 - 9:53 EXERCISE VERSUS SURGICAL INTERVENTION FOR PAIN AND DISABILITY IN ADULTS WITH LUMBAR SPONDYLOLISTHESIS Despina Dritsa, Josette Bettany-Saltikov, Nigel Hanchard
9:53 - 10:00 A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY ON EFFECT OF TREATMENT FOR ADULT SCOLIOSIS WITH CHRONIC LOWER BACK PAIN USING K­HYU METHOD Donghyun Kim Junlae Kim
10:00 - 10:07 DESCRIPTION OF PHYSIOTHERAPEUTIC SCOLIOSIS-­SPECIFIC EXERCISE TREATMENTS FOR ADULTS WITH SCOLIOSIS AND SELF­PERCEIVED RESULTS AND COMPLIANCE WITH HOME EXERCISES AFTER DISCHARGE Amy Sbihli Eric Parent
10:07 - 10:14 THE EFFECTIVENESS OF SCOLIOSIS SPECIFIC EXERCISES IN ADULTS WITH PAIN Rebecca Hurst #, Elizabeth Janssen, Aaron Schwab
10:14 - 10:24 Discussion
10:24 - 10:45 Break /poster viewing /exhibitor visit
10:45 Scientific session: Screening and Assessment
Chairs: Jacek Darmala and Toru Maruyama
10:45 - 10:52 RIB VERTEBRAL ANGLE DIFFERENCE AS A PREDICTIVE MEASURE FOR PROGRESSION OF ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS IN THE SKELETALLY IMMATURE PATIENT Lauren Levey, Mark Holowka, Leigh Davis
10:52 - 10:59 SANDERS VS. RISSER: WHICH SYSTEM SHOULD BE USED TO DEVELOP BRACING INDICATIONS? Lori A Dolan, Stuart L Weinstein, BrAIST Study Group
10:59 - 11:06 EVALUATION OF ANGLE TRUNK ROTATION (ATR) MEASUREMENTS TO IMPROVE QUALITY AND SAFETY IN THE OFFICE MANAGEMENT OF ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Jill E. Larson, Maximilian A. Meyer, Barrett Boody, John F. Sarwark
11:06 - 11:16 Discussion
11:16 - 11:23 CURVE PROGRESSION IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS WITH A MINIMUM OF 2 YEARS FOLLOW­UP AFTER COMPLETED BRACE WEANING WITH REFERENCE TO THE SRS STANDARDIZED CRITERIA Benlong Shi, Tsz Ping Lam, Elisa Man Shan Tam, Gene Chi Wai Man, Wayne YW Lee, Kwong Man Lee, Alec Lik Hang Hung, Bobby Kin Wah Ng, Saihu Mao, Zezhang Zhu, Yong Qiu, Jack Chun Yiu Cheng
11:23 - 11:30 MINIMAL IMPORTANT DIFFERENCES IN SCOLIOSIS RESEARCH SOCIETY-­22R, SPINAL APPEARANCE QUESTIONNAIRE, COBB ANGLE, AND BIERING-­SORENSEN BACK MUSCLE ENDURANCE TEST FOLLOWING A SIX­-MONTH SCHROTH EXERCISES INTERVENTION IN ADOLESCENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS Sanja Schreiber, Eric C. Parent, Douglas M. Hedden, Douglas L. Hill
11:30 - 11:37 CALCIUM AND VITAMIN D SUPPLEMENTATION FOR PREVENTING CURVE PROGRESSION IN ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS (AIS) ­ A RANDOMISED DOUBLE-BLINDED PLACEBO-­CONTROLLED TRIAL Tsz Ping Lam, Benjamin Hon Kei Yip, Elisa Man Shan Tam, Gene Chi Wai Man, Wayne YW Lee, Kwong Man Lee, Fiona Wai Ping Yu, Echo Ka Ling Tsang, Alec Lik Hang Hung, Bobby Kin Wah Ng, Yong Qiu, Jack Chun Yiu Cheng #
11:37 - 11:47 Discussion
11:47 - 12:00 Closing remarks (Chairs, SOSORT and IRSSD presidents)
12:00 pm Lunch for SOSORT-IRSSD by RSVP
13:00 - 17:30 Research Course (till 5:30 pm)
PM TBA Board Meeting SOSORT
PM TBA Board Meeting IRSSD

 

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