Radiological and cosmetic improvement 2 years after brace weaning--a case report.

@article{Rigo2003RadiologicalAC,
  title={Radiological and cosmetic improvement 2 years after brace weaning--a case report.},
  author={Manuel D Rigo},
  journal={Pediatric rehabilitation},
  year={2003},
  volume={6 3-4},
  pages={195-9}
}
In the early international literature, up to now only very few cases are reported with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and a significant improvement of Cobb angle after conservative management. In the recent literature the possibility of an improvement of Cobb angle at skeletal maturity after brace treatment is mentioned no more. The application of physiotherapy and braces is widely rejected while the standards of conservative measures differ greatly worldwide. So it seems necessary more… CONTINUE READING

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