Tag: Vertebral body tethering

High curve magnitude and limited flexibility the main risk factors for...

High curve magnitude and limited flexibility are major risk factors for early tether breakage following vertebral body tethering (VBT), new research has shown. The...

Vertebral body tethering can help prevent fusion surgery of skeletally immature...

Vertebral body tethering (VBT) is a safe and efficacious technique in preventing skeletally immature idiopathic scoliosis patients from having fusion surgery, new research—published by...