Postural adaptations and asymmetries; relates to imbalances of strength, mismatched forces, inappropriate actions of assistance (synergistic) muscle contractions, and excessive actions of opposing (antagonistic) muscle contractions.
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Rod and screw placement were based on the deformity of each spinal segment according to the pathobiomechanics of deformity.