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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0116
Name: Cobb Angle Degrees – Spine (Seated) LAT – Cervical
Data Type: Numeric Input Restrictions: Free-Form
Field Size:
Minimum Value: 10 Maximum Value: 120
Definition:

Seated spine LAT (lateral): view of the spine from the a lateral position while the patient is in a seated position Cobb Angle: measure of the curvature of the spine in degrees, Cobb angle of 10 degress is regarded as minimum angulation to define scoliosis Cervical: superior most 7 vertebrae of the spine

Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
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