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۱Screening Study for Early Detection of Scoliosis in School Children in Al–kharj City in Saudi Arabia
اطلاعات انتشار: World Applied Sciences Journal، سي و يكم،شماره۶، ۲۰۱۴، سال
تعداد صفحات: ۵
Background: School screening for scoliosis is a well–accepted technique for the early detection of spinal deforties. The aim of the present study was to describe the point prevalence of AIS and to evaluate the effectiveness of school screening in children with mean age of 12 years old in Al–Kharj city, Saudi Arabia. Methods: 1300 school children with mean age 12.05±2.2 years were involved in the study. All subjects were recruited from the primary schools in Al–kharj city, Saudi Arabia, all of them were fulfilled an educational course to improve the knowledge about AIS and learn the screening procedures including Adam’s forward bending test and measurements of gibbus using scoliometer. Results: The prevalence of AIS defined as a positive Adam’s forward bending test more than 5 degrees was 0.08%. Conclusion: the point prevalence of AIS in 12 years children was in agreement with previous studies.
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