Spondylos scientific papers

Scientific Articles – Lectures at International Conferences

of the SPONDYLOS scientific director, Dimitris Papadopoulos Orthopedic surgeon


The most important international work of the last 50 years, which lays the foundations (guidelines) in the treatment of Scoliosis.


2011 sosort Guidelines: Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation treatment of idiopathic scoliosis during growth, SOSORT Members, (Stefano Negrini, Angelo G Aulisa, Lorenzo Aulisa, Alin B Circo, Jean Claude de Mauroy, Jacek Durmala, Theodoros B Grivas, Patrick Knott, Tomasz Kotwicki, Toru Maruyama, Silvia Minozzi, Joseph P O’Brien, Dimitris Papadopoulos, Manuel Rigo, Charles H Rivard, Michele Romano, James H Wynne, Monica Villagrasa, Hans-Rudolf Weiss and Fabio Zaina, Scoliosis 2012, 7-3




Objective measurements of the pressures applied to the scoliotic body due to increasing starps tension in Rigo-Cheneau braces and how this affects the scoliosis correction   D.Papadopoulos – S.Velanas,  SOSORT 2018, Annual meeting, Dubrovnik , Croatia. 



Evaluation_of_the_Rigo_classification_system_for_brace_design,    D. Papadopoulos, SOSORT 2014 Annual meeting, Wiesbanden, Germany



 Adult Scoliosis treatment combining brace and exersices: D. Papadopoulos, SOSORT 2013 Annual meeting, Chicago, USA




Is-the-Surface-Topography-a-helpful-tool-for-the-management-of-scoliosis-?: D.Papadopoulos, SOSORT 2011 Annual meeting, Barcelona, Spain.




Investigation of the profound causes of the not brace compliance in adolescents: D. Papadopoulos, SOSORT 2010 Annual meeting, Montreal, Canada .



Relation-between-the-Characteristics-of-A.I.S.-and-Vital-Capacity-in-young-and-adults: D. Papadopoulos, E. Kapetanakis, SOSORT Congress, Montreal 2010.