A Systematic Literature Review of Nonsurgical Treatment in Adult Scoliosis

  title={A Systematic Literature Review of Nonsurgical Treatment in Adult Scoliosis},
  author={C. Everett and R. K. Patel},
  • C. Everett, R. K. Patel
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Spine
  • STUDY DESIGN : A formal systematic review of the literature for conservative treatment of adult deformity was performed. [...] Key Method The methodology of the studies was graded and the evidence was classified into 1 of 5 levels based on study types. Based on this, a treatment recommendation was determined. RESULTS : There is indeterminate, Level III/IV evidence on the effectiveness of any conservative care option.Expand Abstract
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