Scoliosis Research Society 50th Annual Meeting & Course; Magnetically-controlled growing rods: Does the Law of Diminishing Returns Apply?/A Randomized Double-Blinded Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Super-Elastic Memory Alloy Spinal Rod versus a standard titanium spinal rod in patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: 5-year Follow-up


Grant Data
Project Title
Scoliosis Research Society 50th Annual Meeting & Course; Magnetically-controlled growing rods: Does the Law of Diminishing Returns Apply?/A Randomized Double-Blinded Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Super-Elastic Memory Alloy Spinal Rod versus a standard titanium spinal rod in patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: 5-year Follow-up
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheung, Jason Pui Yin   (Principal investigator)
Start Date
2015-09-30
Completion Date
2015-10-03
Amount
16500
Conference Title
Scoliosis Research Society 50th Annual Meeting & Course; Magnetically-controlled growing rods: Does the Law of Diminishing Returns Apply?/A Randomized Double-Blinded Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Super-Elastic Memory Alloy Spinal Rod versus a standard titanium spinal rod in patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: 5-year Follow-up
Keywords
Magnetic, Controlled, Growing, Rod, Scoliosis
Discipline
Orthopaedics/Traumatology
Panel
Medicine
Sponsor
Conference Fund for Academic Staff
HKU Project Code
201407170511
Grant Type
URC/CRCG - Conference Support for Teaching Staff
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
Completed
Objectives
N/A