EL SCREENING EN LAS ESCOLIOSIS DISMINUYE EL USO DE CORSÉS Y AUMENTA LA TASA DE INTERVENCIONES

In the absence of scoliosis screening, lay persons most often detect scoliosis. Many patients presented with a mean Cobb angle approaching the upper limit for brace treatment indications. The frequency of brace treatment has been reduced and surgery is increased during the recent period without screening compared with the period in the past when screening was still conducted

vía Scoliosis | Full text | Scoliosis detection, patient characteristics, referral patterns and treatment in the absence of a screening program in Norway.