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THE SURVEY COMPARISON AND AMOUNT PREVALENCE OF SPINAL COLUMN ABNORMALITY IN EXCEPTIONAL BLIND AND SEMI-BLIND BOY STUDENT

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Author(s): Sayed Hamed Mousavi | Behnam Ghasemi | Forough Moeini

Journal: Electronic Physician
ISSN 2008-5842

Volume: 3;
Issue: 3;
Start page: 362;
Date: 2011;
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Keywords: spinal column abnormalities | exceptional blind and semi-blind boy students

ABSTRACT
Introduction: the purpose this studies is determining of spinal column abnormality in farsprovince exceptional blind and semi-blind boy students.Methods: in this search 114 trails took part; which were selected via access across blind andsemi-blind students fars province. The mean and standard deviation of student’s height; weightand age was 149.14±8.43 centimeter; 43.96±6.95 kilogram and 13.14±1.12 year respectively.Required data for study obtained from the observation and physical inspection. Measurementtools for study included: posture screen; the chart of New York test; the plumb; scale; meter andAdams test. Two approached have been used in this method; descriptive & comprehensivestatistics. Resulted numbers from physical test have been illustrated in tables and curves; infrom of crud and percentile excess. In order to data decomposition and analysis; also the Spsssoftware & Χ2 Test have been used.Results: the results indicated that there was no difference significant between forward head;kyphosis; and lordosis abnormalities. But there were different significant between torticollis andscoliosis uneven shoulder abnormalities (X2= 6.197; p=0.045); (X2=6.705; p=0.035);(X2=6.613; p=0.037). Thus distribution percent in blind group more of semi-blind group.Discussion & conclusion: By attention to results & findings of ordinary (common) students andcompare them with present study; we can result that in whole of the cases abnormalitiespercentage in normal students is less than blind students. Probably these different causes aredefect of vision and other related problems.
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