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Table 1 Clinical characteristics and distribution into group A and B based on coronal Cobb angle is shown

From: A new brace treatment similar for adolescent scoliosis and kyphosis based on restoration of thoracolumbar lordosis. Radiological and subjective clinical results after at least one year of treatment

Characteristics of: deformity patients Group A scoliosis (>25°) Group B kyphosis (scoliosis <25°) Total
n % n % n %
Gender       
 Boy 8 21.1 44 55.7 45 49.5
 Girl 30 78.9 35 44.3 46 50.5
AGE at start of brace 13.5±2.0   13.9±1.9    
Menarche 12.7±1.2   12.9±1.1    
Presence of Scoliosis (≥ 25°)       
 Yes 38 100.0 26 32.9 38 41.8
 No 0 0.0 53 67.1 53 58.2
Presence of Kyphosis       
 Yes 26 31.6 79 100.0 79 86.8
 No 12 68.4 0 0.0 12 13.2
  1. n = number of patients; age: mean ± standard deviation.