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Renaud Lafage, Ibrahim Obeid, Barthelemy Liabaud, Shay Bess, Douglas Burton, Justin S. Smith, Cyrus Jalai, Richard Hostin, Christopher I. Shaffrey, Christopher Ames, Han Jo Kim, Eric Klineberg, Frank Schwab, Virginie Lafage and the International Spine Study Group

effective as the posterior-only approach in ASD patients. 11 For ASD patients requiring aggressive corrections, 3-column osteotomies have revealed promising results. 5 , 7 However, despite satisfactory outcomes, revisions following correction surgery continue to occur. Among all complications requiring revision surgery, adjacent segmental pathologies, e.g., proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK), are among the most common and critical pathologies. 2 , 11 Risk factors predicting adjacent segmental pathology following ASD correction surgery have attracted considerable