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Table 1 Historical screening for scoliosis in Europe (1915)[6]

From: The pendulum swings back to scoliosis screening: screening policies for early detection and treatment of idiopathic scoliosis - current concepts and recommendations

Author Country-City No children examined Scoliosis prevalence %  
Kotelmann Hamburg 515 1,17  
Key Swedeen 3219 10,4  
Combe Scoden Lausanne 2314 24,6  
Dufestel Paris 115 33,0  
Lambadarios Athens 2505 20,0  
Author Scoliotics Boys Girls  
Kolliker 721 144 577  
Schulthess 377 51 326  
Lambadarios 501 156% 28%  
Author Scoliotics Right curve Left curve Double curve
Adams 742 619 123 -
Dally 85 58 27 -
Key 751 691 60 -
Dufestel 38 27 11 -
Drachmann 130 581 727 -
Lambadaris 501 252 227 22
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