A new concept for the non-invasive treatment of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: the Corrective Movement principle integrated in the SpineCor System.

@article{Coillard2008ANC,
  title={A new concept for the non-invasive treatment of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: the Corrective Movement principle integrated in the SpineCor System.},
  author={Christine Coillard and Alin B Circo and Charles Hilaire Rivard},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology},
  year={2008},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={112-9}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the change in spinal curvature and posture of Idiopathic Scoliosis patients when a curve specific 'Corrective Movement Principle' (CMP) is applied. METHODS This prospective interventional study was carried out on a group of 639 patients (92.3% females) having idiopathic scoliosis treated with the SpineCor brace. All girls were premenarchal or less than 1 year postmenarchal. Assessment of brace effectiveness followed the SRS outcome criteria for bracing. The clinical… CONTINUE READING

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