Journal of Healthcare Engineering / 2019 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

Biomechanical Analysis of a Growing Rod with Sliding Pedicle Screw System for Early-Onset Scoliosis

Figure 1

(a) Unilateral components of GRSPSS system including fixed screws in the apex and sliding screws in both ends. (b) Sliding pedicle screw (left) showing vertical gap, which allows for motion of the rod through the screw after it is fully tightened. Typical fixed pedicle screw (right).
(a)
(b)

We are committed to sharing findings related to COVID-19 as quickly and safely as possible. Any author submitting a COVID-19 paper should notify us at help@hindawi.com to ensure their research is fast-tracked and made available on a preprint server as soon as possible. We will be providing unlimited waivers of publication charges for accepted articles related to COVID-19.