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Table 4 Multiple linear regression: results for Cobb degree difference (t5 vs baseline)

From: Correlation between compliance and brace treatment in juvenile and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: SOSORT 2014 award winner

Cobb degree difference JIS (R2 = 0.55) AIS (R2 = 0.48)
Independent variables B coefficient Standard error p B coefficient Standard error p
Adherence Complete (reference) - - - - - -
Incomplete A 8.57 2.36 0.000 6.54 1.49 0.000
Incomplete B 13.77 1.78 0.000 11.39 1.08 0.000
Incomplete C 7.30 2.43 0.003 6.88 0.83 0.000
Incomplete D 10.35 2.53 0.000 8.60 1.02 0.000
Gender 4.02 2.53 0.114 0.85 1.11 0.444
Age baseline 0.99 0.61 0.109 0.87 0.25 0.001
Length of treatment 0.08 0.03 0.008 0.11 0.02 0.000
Cobb at baseline −0.11 0.11 0.321 −0.14 0.04 0.001
Type of brace Lyon (Reference) - - - - - -
Milwaukee 0.76 2.14 0.724 −0.29 1.01 0.776
Pasb −1.76 2.21 0.428 −2.61 0.65 0.000