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Table 2 Clinical parameters at study entry.

From: Conservative treatment of idiopathic scoliosis according to FITS concept: presentation of the method and preliminary, short term radiological and clinical results based on SOSORT and SRS criteria

Group Subgroup Angle of trunk rotation (ATR), Bunnell degrees Distance: plumbline-gluteal sulcus (cm) Distance: plumb line-apex of primary scoliosis (cm) Scapulae level asymmetry (Bunnell degrees)
   average range average range average range average range
A A1 4, 7 0-13 1.3 0-2, 5 0.9 0, 3-2, 5 3.1 1-6
10°-25° A2 Th 5.5 0-11 1.1 0-2, 5 1, 0 0, 5-1, 8 3.3 1-9
   ThL/L 4.0 0-12       
B B1 6, 4 6-14 0.5 0-1, 5 1.2 1-1, 5 6.4 3-8
26°-40° B2 Th 7.9 2-19 1.4 0-3, 4 1.5 0, 2-2, 5 4.6 0-11
   ThL/L 6.7 1-14