Quality of life in adolescent patients with idiopathic scoliosis after brace treatment


BACKGROUND Whether brace-treated adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) have improved quality of life (QoL) is still unknown. Thus, we conducted a meta-analysis to compare the QoL of brace-treated AIS patients with untreated AIS patients. The pain, self-image/appearance, mental health, function/activity, satisfaction with management, total score… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000006828


9 Figures and Tables