An exploration of uncertainty in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)

@inproceedings{Schwieger2015AnEO,
  title={An exploration of uncertainty in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)},
  author={Traci Ripperda Schwieger},
  year={2015}
}
The purpose of this study was to improve our understanding of uncertainty in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS), which is a chronic illness involving curvature of the spine and is typically diagnosed in late childhood or early adolescence. The timing of most AIS diagnosis and its subsequent treatment occurs at a critical point developmentally and may place strain on adolescents with AIS and their parents. This dissertation includes two studies. The first study used Cash’s (2011) cognitive… CONTINUE READING

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