Effects of thoracolumbosacral orthosis on spinal deformities, trunk asymmetry, and frontal lower rib cage in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

@article{Korovessis2000EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of thoracolumbosacral orthosis on spinal deformities, trunk asymmetry, and frontal lower rib cage in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.},
  author={Panagiotis Korovessis and C Kyrkos and G. Piperos and Panayotis N. Soucacos},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2000},
  volume={25 16},
  pages={2064-71}
}
STUDY DESIGN Prospective study. OBJECTIVES To document immediate and late changes in shape and balance of the thoracic and lumbar spine and lower rib cage on the frontal plane induced by treatment with a thoracolumbosacral orthosis (TLSO). SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA The effect of TLSO on lateral plane of spinal deformity, frontal lower rib cage, trunk… CONTINUE READING