Lecture Scientific/Practical

A Review of 3-D Ultrasound Application in the Process of Screening, Evaluation and Orthotic Treatment of Patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis


X-ray measurement is the gold standard of curve assessment in subjects with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS). Clinical ultrasound has been utilized to facilitate the monitoring of the curve progression while eliminates frequent radiation to adolescents throughout the treatment procedure.


Babak Hassan Beygi
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University