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Figure 12 | Scoliosis

Figure 12

From: Brace treatment for patients with Scheuermann's disease - a review of the literature and first experiences with a new brace design

Figure 12

Correction achieved within 15 months of treatment. The in-brace correction has been 30° and before a new brace has been made the curve was 33° whereas initially we have measured > 60°. The sagittal surface topography reconstruction can be seen in the black frame on the left: Upper picture at the start of treatment, middle picture after 6 months of treatment and lower picture after 15 months. A straightening of the spine in sagittal plane is clearly visible.

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