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Table 1 Patient clinical characteristics, with Cobb angle measured during and after surgical correction of the spine.

From: Real time noninvasive assessment of external trunk geometry during surgical correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

  Patient 1 Patient 2 Patient 3 Patient 4 Patient 5
Age (years) 12 16 17 20 16
Sex F F F M M
Curve pattern Double right thoracic, left lumbar Double right thoracic, left lumbar Single, right Thoracic Single, left Thoracic Single, right Thoracic
Primary Cobb angle (degrees)      
Preoperative 63 (L: 56) 61 (L: 55) 53 57 49
Postoperative 21 18 15 19 22