Risser sign | definition of Risser sign by Medical dictionary
Risser, Joseph C. (redirected from Risser sign)
Risser, Joseph C., U.S. orthopedic surgeon, 1892-1942.
Risser cast table
Risser jacket - a scoliosis plaster jacket.
Risser localizer scoliosis cast
Risser turnbuckle cast
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The year since menarche and the Risser sign
were also evaluated.
At the initial balance control assessment (T0), his Risser sign
was 1 (i.e., index of osseous maturity based on iliac crest ossification, ranging from 0 to 5) and he had a 52[degrees] right thoracic curve and a 34[degrees] left lumbar curve.
Such indicators as age, mobility of deformation, Risser sign
value and average term of observation after operation had no statistically authentic differences in examined groups.