Suken A. Shah, MD

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duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE 19899

(302) 651-4000

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. What is the effect of intraoperative traction on correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)?
  2. Growth-preserving instrumentation in early-onset scoliosis patients with multi-level congenital anomalies
  3. The role of traditional growing rods in the era of magnetically controlled growing rods for the treatment of early-onset scoliosis
  4. Microdose protocol stereoradiography has similar reliability to standard low-dose protocol during concurrent Sanders skeletal maturity staging
  5. Radiographic Coronal Imbalance and Shoulder Asymmetry Continue to Improve between 2 and 5 Years following Surgery of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  6. Early and late hospital readmissions in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
  7. Specific sagittal alignment patterns are already present in mild adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
  8. Discovering the association between the pre- and post-operative 3D spinal curve patterns in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
  9. What happens to the unfused upper thoracic curve after posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?
  10. Including the stable sagittal vertebra in the fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis reduces the risk of distal junctional kyphosis in Lenke 1–3 B and C curves
  11. Machine Learning Predicts the 3D Outcomes of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery Using Patient-Surgeon Specific Parameters
  12. Long-term Patient Perception Following Surgery for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis if Dissatisfied at 2-year Follow-up
  13. Percutaneous lumbar pedicle fixation in young children with flexion-distraction injury—case report and operative technique
  14. What are parents willing to accept? A prospective study of risk tolerance in AIS surgery
  15. Comparison of different strategies on three-dimensional correction of AIS: which plane will suffer?
  16. Congenital scoliosis of the pediatric cervical spine: Characterization of a 17-patient operative cohort
  17. Growth-friendly spinal instrumentation in marfan syndrome achieves sustained gains in thoracic height amidst high rates of implant failure
  18. Risk factors for gastrointestinal complications after spinal fusion in children with cerebral palsy
  19. New neurologic deficit and recovery rates in the treatment of complex pediatric spine deformities exceeding 100 degrees or treated by vertebral column resection (VCR)
  20. Treatment of early-onset scoliosis: Similar outcomes despite different etiologic subtypes in traditional growing rod graduates
  21. Prevalence of junctional kyphosis in early-onset scoliosis: can it be corrected at final fusion?
  22. Myelopathic Patients Undergoing Severe Pediatric Spinal Deformity Surgery Can Improve Neurologic Function to That of Non-Myelopathic Patients by 1-Year Postoperative
  23. Does thoracoplasty adversely affect lung function in complex pediatric spine deformity? A 2-year follow-up review
  24. Cervical kyphosis: A predominant feature of patients with osteogenesis imperfecta type 5
  25. Restoration of Thoracic Kyphosis in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Over a Twenty-year Period: Are We Getting Better?