Kinesiologic analysis of dynamic side-shift in patients with idiopathic scoliosis.

@article{Shirado1995KinesiologicAO,
  title={Kinesiologic analysis of dynamic side-shift in patients with idiopathic scoliosis.},
  author={Osamu Shirado and Toshinori Ito and Kiyoshi Kaneda and Thomas E Strax},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={1995},
  volume={76 7},
  pages={621-6}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to analyze the ability of the patients with idiopathic scoliosis to transfer the body weight in the frontal plane. DESIGN Randomized and controlled study. SETTING A referral center and institutional practice and outpatient care. SUBJECTS Fifty patients with idiopathic scoliosis (three men and forty-seven women; average age 15.3 years) and 15 normal women (average age 17.3 years) participated in this study. Thirty patients were treated with underarm… CONTINUE READING