Short Tilte:Imaging of the pediatric spine.
Journal:The child with a spinal cord injury: Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children Symposium
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):96, RR Betz and MJ Mulcahey, eds., , 47-60
Chapter from a symposium on children with spinal cord injuries (SCI), focusing on diagnostic imaging of the cervical spine. Discusses indications for radiographs and computerized tomography (CT), then describes normal and abnormal radiographic anatomy for children with regard to atlanto-occipital and atlanto-dens interval (ADI), pseudosubluxation and pseudostability, cervical spine motion, cervical spine curvature, skeletal growth and growth centers, and anterior sort tissue widening.