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Table 8 Strength of Evidence of the approved Recommendations

From: 2011 SOSORT guidelines: Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation treatment of idiopathic scoliosis during growth

  I II III IV V VI Total
Bracing 0 0 2 7 8 3 20
Specific exercises to prevent scoliosis progression during growth 0 1 2 0 1 4 8
Specific exercises during brace treatment and surgical therapy 0 1 1 2 1 0 5
Other conservative treatments 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
Respiratory function and exercises 0 0 0 2 1 0 3
Sports activities 0 0 2 1 2 1 6
Assessment 0 0 0 8 12 0 20
Total 0 2 7 20 26 10 65