Wearing a scoliosis brace doesn’t have to be a horrible experience. Nighttime bracing for mild scoliosis allows for a less stressful experience and aims to prevent progression.
Thoracolumbar scoliosis is a curvature of the spine at the junction of the mid back (lower thoracic) and low back (upper lumbar). Luckily, for patients with thoracolumbar scoliosis, the location of the curve apex makes it extremely amenable to treatment with the Chêneau-Gensingen brace.
Conservative treatment success for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis correction using asymmetric bracing and scoliosis-specific exercise techniques from Germany.
Patients with large scoliosis curves are offered few choices other than surgery. Recently, bracing innovations & scoliosis rehab has changed that.
Aside from ongoing patient care, here’s a quick update on other Scoliosis 3DC happenings from the late spring and summer.
A new retrospective study from France offers encouraging news for adults with scoliosis – learn about their results here!